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Medical Marijuana In Indiana?

Indiana residents can’t even buy alcohol from most stores on Sunday but the medical marijuana subject keeps popping up.

Democratic State Senator Karen Tallian, out of Portage, Indiana, released the following statement regarding the congressional lift on state medicinal marijuana bans. 70 more words

Att. Thomas Donovan & Zoe Patchell on the Linwood Jackson Radio Show

Zoe Patchell, legislative correspondent for the Delaware chapter of NORML                                                                                                                                                          and                                                                                                                                               Attorney Thomas D Donovan, who serves on the legal committee of the Delaware chapter of NORML                                                                                                                                            will be on the Linwood Jackson Radio Show, Oct., 5.                                                               406 more words

Philadelphia Decriminalizes Marijuana

Philadelphia City Council has passed a bill that will decriminalize the possession small amounts of marijuana.

PHL17’s Zachery Lashway reports that under the new law, people stopped with less than an ounce of marijuana will be subject to a $25 fine.  131 more words

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New Md. Law Decriminalizes Marijuana

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Possessing a small amount of marijuana will no longer come with jail time.

Tracey Leong explains how it works.

The law went into effect Wednesday, making it just a civil violation for people who are found with less than 10 grams of marijuana. 418 more words

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It’s High Time for Decriminalizing Marijuana

Peter MacKay, Justice Minister in Vancouver reiterated that he will consider decriminalizing marijuana laws of Canada particularly, treating small-time ownership like a traffic violation instead a criminal matter. 328 more words

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… 308 more words

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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… 377 more words

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