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D.C. Council Approves Record Sealing for Pot Crimes

The D.C. Council has made further changes to marijuana laws in the nation’s capital as residents weigh whether to legalize pot.

10/07/2014

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New Md. Laws Go Into Effect Oct. 1

Some of the high-profile new laws approved in Maryland this year will take effect on Wednesday. Here are some of the most prominent.

09/29/2014

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DC Police Say They Issued 5 Pot Citations In First Week of New Law

Police in the District of Columbia issued five citations for marijuana possession in the first week of a new law that decriminalized possessing small amounts of marijuana.

07/24/2014

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Oxford Study Reveals Why Pot Makes You Paranoid

Just in time to coincide with the decriminalization of marijuana in D.C., a University of Oxford study reveals why pot makes people paranoid.

07/17/2014

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Facts About D.C.’s New Marijuana Laws

If you think marijuana is now legal in Washington, D.C, think again. Here are the real facts about the new marijuana laws.

07/17/2014

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Marijuana Decriminalized in D.C. For Now

A new law takes effect Thursday that decriminalizes possession of small amounts of marijuana in the nation’s capital.

07/16/2014

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D.C. Mayor Pushes for Boycott of Eastern Shore

Angered by a Maryland lawmaker’s push to block marijuana decriminalization in D.C., Mayor Vincent Gray wants residents to boycott the Eastern Shore.

07/03/2014

D.C.'s plans to decriminalize marijuana is being challenged on Capitol Hill. (credit: Stefan Zaklin and ALAIN JOCARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Congress Moves to Block D.C. Pot Decriminalization

D.C.’s plans to decriminalize marijuana will be challenged on Capitol Hill.

06/25/2014

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Recap: What Bills Passed On Final Day Of Legislation In Md.

On a busy final day of legislation in Maryland, lawmakers approved the decriminalization of marijuana and a hike in minimum wage.

04/08/2014

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Md. Lawmakers Enter Last Day of Session

Maryland lawmakers will be putting finishing touches on a marijuana decriminalization bill and an increase in the minimum wage Monday on the last day of the state’s legislative session.

04/07/2014

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