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One MD Lawmaker Plans to Change D.C. Marijuana Laws

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– As of today it is no longer a crime to possess small amounts of marijuana in Washington D.C. But as political reporter Pat Warren… 320 more words


Decriminalization of Marijuana Takes Effect in D.C.

Today marks a day many have been waiting for quite some time now. As of midnight on July 17, possession of an ounce or less or marijuana cannot be made a criminal offense by police in the… 378 more words


Marijuana Decriminalized in D.C. For Now

LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — If you think marijuana is now legal in Washington, D.C, think again. Although cannabis has been decriminalized, it is still technically against the law and you still can be arrested for possessing any amount of it in the nation’s capital. 294 more words


Pot Politics? D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray Urges Residents To Boycott Eastern Shore

WASHINGTON (WJZ) — There’s a controversy brewing down the ocean this Fourth of July weekend.

Washington, D.C.’s mayor is suggesting D.C. residents should boycott Ocean City. 445 more words


Legal Pot Might Make America's Kids Stupider, Say Researchers

In the midst of the drumbeat toward legalization, it’s easy to forget that smoking pot isn’t great for you. Especially if you are a teenager. 300 more words