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Obama Administration is Cool With States Legalizing It

Reactions to DOJ Marijuana Memo: Dismay, Exuberance, Skepticism. Under Obama, the Department of Justice has carried on the Bush administration policy of prosecuting medical marijuana clinics, even in states where they were as legal as doctors slingin’ Xanax, Valium, and … Continue reading

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta Wants to Legalize It

CNN – Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Why I changed my mind on weed In 1944, New York Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia commissioned research to be performed by the New York Academy of Science. Among their conclusions: they found marijuana did not lead … Continue reading

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ATF: Legal Medical Marijuana Use Makes It Illegal to Buy a Gun

Karl Denninger found an interesting item (emphasis mine: 33 states had not submitted any records even though the law bars anyone with multiple arrests for drug use or possession within the past five years, or those convicted for use or … Continue reading

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Pat Roberston Wants to Legalize It

Wow. This is the first time Pat Robertson and I have been on the same page since ever. Via Reason.

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Schwarzenegger Decriminalizes the Dope

LA Times – Schwarzenegger approves bill downgrading marijuana possession of ounce or less to an infraction: Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, who opposes legalization of marijuana for recreational use, has approved legislation downgrading possession of an ounce or less from a misdemeanor … Continue reading

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