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Posted 4 years ago in Crime Editors Picks Government Marijuana by Josh Crank  
States Across the Nation Consider Legalizing Marijuana

Numerous states are considering bills to legalize marijuana for medicinal and recreational purposes, building on the momentum of historic legalization measures approved by voters in Colorado and Washington. Alabama, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina and Oklahoma all have medical marijuana legalization bills pending in the current legislative session. Though some of the efforts have stalled early — Kansas’ bill likely won’t get a hearing due to lack of support on the Senate Health …

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Feds and Local Cops Conspire to Put Medical Marijuana Sales Out on the Streets

This is part two of a three-part series: Part one: US Attorneys Turn to Intimidation in a War on Medical Marijuana Part three: Trailblazing Medical Marijuana Cooperative Confronts Uncertain Future California’s four U.S. Attorneys are waging their war on medical marijuana without winning a conviction, bringing a case to trial or even filing criminal charges. They find that strong-arm tactics work better. Using a legal maneuver called civil asset forfeiture, they are seizing cash, cars and businesses – without the …

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