Well then he shouldn't have broken the law, and instead of worked to get the law changed while not... breaking the law.
No it isn't. For many different reasons. Further, the weed laws are changing because people are changing them. Selling weed before it becomes legal does not make you a hero, it makes you an idiot.
First: you godwin'd this topic? This?
Second: if you need someone to explain how this is any different, you're a god damn fucking retard.