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Unsurprisingly, DOJ continues selective enforcement of the law...

Frankly, that's always been true under the rubric of "prosecutorial discretion" but this Administration takes it to another level by just about publishing a "Schedule Of Laws No Longer Enforced, But Still In Effect" aka the "Gotcha!" list.

 Remember, my dope-fiend friends... if you live in Colorado or Washington state and smoke dope, don't go buying any guns from licensed dealers. The form clearly states "unlawful user of or addicted to" and while your state may not care... it's still illegal at the Federal level. And you know they aren't going to want to change that...  because they can use it to expand the list of prohibited persons.

And remember, all you miltypes nearing retirement or ETS... unless you intend to walk away from your security clearance, you've got issues too.


Unfortunately with this administration, anyone who considers himself or herself a "patriot" or is a member of a "patriot"-themed organization has "issues" and is on their "Gotcha" lists.
 This just may make that MO law nullification easier to pass when it gets taken to court.  Once the feds allow states to disregard federal law - be it with pot or immigration (see "sanctuary cities") - then there is precident that says that states may nullify federal law.  Just might be a win for us.
Same goes for Faa ratings for A & P, Pilot, IA, etc...
 I don't know about the Army, but I couldn't just walk away from mine in the Navy. I had to undergo and exit interview which dealt with the materials I handled, what I could talk about, what I couldn't, and unless the material I handled was declassifed, the restrictions were permanent.

I had to have a secret clearance to go through OCS, but after I resigned, because of med problems,it magically went away. I don't know of any classified materials I handled in the course of OCS. I didn't even see anything FOUO.

It's also possible that I don't quite understand what you mean by "walk away."
"Walk away." You did just that. Walked away from it, vice maintain it. Yes, you're still covered by your NDA, but you aren't actively maintaining (and using) your clearance. I am. Maintaining my cleared status is integral to my post-retirement employment. Ergo, all those rules apply to me today as they did while was drawing a full paycheck.  
Dang, I signed that promise back in 1971, the one in which I promised not to tell. I believe I am still bound by it. Is that so?