Why Can’t I Use Marijuana and Have a Clearance?


Originally published at: https://www.clearancejobsblog.com/why-cant-i-use-marijuana-and-have-a-clearance/

A DoD contractor was denied eligibility for a security clearance by the DoD CAF due to concerns about her extensive history of marijuana use, falsification of her security questionnaire, and a number of delinquent student loans. The Statement of Reasons (SOR) identifying the concerns alleged the following: – Eight delinquent student loans totaling about $30,000 (and…


Yeah . . . This likely had little to do with the drug use and everything to do with not being smart enough to hold a clearance.


I think her drug use is what clouded her mind up and this is why she responded the way she did.


Recent tests show stopping the use of MJ seems to restore cognition. She must have missed the article. A $5.00 monthly payback…wonder if my mortgage company would accept that?