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Medical marijuana, criminal justice changes among new laws … – Washington Times



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Medical marijuana, criminal justice changes among new laws ...
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A batch of new laws took effect Saturday, ranging from legislation that allows minors with certain debilitating conditions to use Connecticut's medical marijuana ...
Medical marijuana, criminal justice changes among new lawsThe Daily Progress

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Marijuana legalization without racial justice risks being another extension of white privilege – Raw Story



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Marijuana legalization without racial justice risks being another extension of white privilege
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The war on marijuana appears to be coming to an end. Twenty-five states have so far legalized marijuana for medical use, four of which have decided to regulate it for adult use like alcohol. Seven or more states could vote on marijuana reform in ...
Medical Marijuana Legalization Causes Sales Decline Among Pain Killers and Anti DepressantsParent Herald
Is marijuana as dangerous as heroin, LSD and peyote? DEA report could lower cannabis rankingOCRegister
Feds nearing a decision on whether pot has medical potentialMcClatchy Washington Bureau
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Judge Rejects Justice Department’s Crackdown on Medical Marijuana – Mother Jones



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Judge Rejects Justice Department's Crackdown on Medical Marijuana
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In what may prove a turning point in the fight over medical marijuana, a federal judge this week rejected the Department of Justice's rationale for pursuing cases against dispensaries in states where they are legal. The ruling centers on an amendment ...
Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Win Battle Against Federal CrackdownHuffington Post
Federal court tells the DEA to stop harassing medical marijuana providersWashington Post (blog)
DEA Must Stop Interfering With Legal Medical Marijuana Dispensaries, Federal ...TIME
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How the Justice Department seems to have misled Congress on medical marijuana – Washington Post (blog)



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How the Justice Department seems to have misled Congress on medical marijuana
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Last year, the Justice Department warned Congress that a medical marijuana provision in an appropriations bill could "limit or possibly eliminate the Department's ability to enforce federal law in recreational marijuana cases as well." The "informal ...
The DOJ 'Intended To Discourage' A Historic Medical Marijuana BillHuffington Post
The Justice Department's Embarrassing Medical Marijuana SwitcherooReason (blog)
DOJ Misled Congress to Influence Medical Marijuana VoteThe Daily Chronic
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Updated: War on California Medical Marijuana Will Continue, Justice … – East Bay Express



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Updated: War on California Medical Marijuana Will Continue, Justice ...
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California's multi-billion medical cannabis industry will remain in the crosshairs of federal prosecutors, despite direction from Congress to cease interfering with state medical pot systems. In December, the US Congress passed and the president signed ...
US Justice Department Says It Will Ignore Federal Law and Prosecute People for ...Drug Policy Alliance (press release) (blog)
Unusual Challenges Facing Legal Marijuana BusinessesThe Legal Intelligencer

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Justice Department Continues To Crack Down On Medical Marijuana In California – Huffington Post



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Justice Department Continues To Crack Down On Medical Marijuana In California
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Lawyers for U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag appeared in court Tuesday in an effort to shut down a medical marijuana collective in Oakland, California, despite federal guidance discouraging U.S. prosecutors from going after state-legal cannabis operations.
Oakland Fights Feds In Appeals Court To Keep Nation's Largest Medical ...CBS Local
Medical pot in Oakland: Largest U.S. dispensary's fate hazySan Jose Mercury News
Court panel questions attempt to close pot dispensaryThe San Luis Obispo Tribune

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Visualized: Who Says Yes to Marijuana Legalization? – Juvenile Justice Information Exchange



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Visualized: Who Says Yes to Marijuana Legalization?
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But despite a federal hard line against the drug, results from a recent poll show that the American public approves marijuana legalization 51 vs. 44 percent. And, as the below interactive graphic shows, approval rates largely depend on demographics.
Coolest Job Ever? Washington State Appoints Marijuana CzarValueWalk

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Justice Department poised to respond to states that have legalized marijuana – Yahoo! News (blog)



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Justice Department poised to respond to states that have legalized marijuana
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Colorado and Washington state legalized the recreational use of marijuana in 2012, and Hickenlooper was concerned about how the federal government planned to respond. The new laws set the stage for what could be a sticky conflict between the state and ...
Holder: Feds to set pot legalization response 'relatively soon'Politico (blog)
Atty. General Eric H. Holder Jr.: States to get guidance on legalized marijuanaWashington Times
Ian Mulgrew: Americans take serious look at marijuana's profit potentialVancouver Sun
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Inslee updates Justice Department on marijuana legalization – Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)



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Inslee updates Justice Department on marijuana legalization
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In his letter to Holder, first obtained by the Associated Press, Inslee said he was looking into a digital tracking system for marijuana, similar to what's used for tracking apples. One of the federal government's concerns about the state's move to ...
Governor Inslee's calendar reveals his first days in officeKPLU News for Seattle and the Northwest

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Justice mum as governors plead for guidance on marijuana legalization – Fox News



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Justice mum as governors plead for guidance on marijuana legalization
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Washington state residents will be allowed starting Thursday to legally own and smoke marijuana, with Colorado soon to follow suit. But to the chagrin of state officials, the Justice Department remains silent on how it will deal with the changes that ...
Marijuana legalized in Washington, Colorado, but still banned on college ...OregonLive.com
NEW MARIJUANA LAW: Pot legalization no free ride to smoke on campusPeninsula Daily
Why Legalizing Pot Won't Curb the Drug WarThe Atlantic
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