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Nebraska, Oklahoma Want Supreme Court To Declare Colorado’s Marijuana Law Unconstitutional

Colorado’s top law enforcement official promises to vigorously defend the state’s historic law legalizing marijuana after Nebraska and Oklahoma asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare it unconstitutional, saying the drug is freely flowing into neighboring states.

12/19/2014

It's easy for Congress to meddle with the District of Columbia's decision to legalize recreational use of marijuana, but taking on the states is a different matter. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Marijuana Fight Riskier For Congress In States

It’s easy for Congress to meddle with the District of Columbia’s decision to legalize recreational use of marijuana, but taking on the states is a different matter.

12/16/2014

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House Approves Federal Spending Bill, Blocking D.C. Pot Legalization

The House narrowly passed the $1.1 trillion spending bill meant to keep the government funded for the next year after a dramatic daylong showdown in which the legislation’s opponents were just one vote away from derailing the measure.

12/11/2014

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Federal Spending Bill To Block D.C. Marijuana Legislation

The idea of regulating and taxing sales of marijuana in D.C. has gone up in smoke thanks to bi-partisan provisions in the $1.1 trillion spending bill approved by Congress Tuesday.

12/09/2014

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Md. Student Charged After Teacher Eats Pot Brownie

Broadneck High School teacher was feeling ill when another teacher noticed she was not acting normal — turns out, she had accidentally eaten a brownie laced with marijuana.

12/09/2014

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Marijuana Seized After Car Accident in Md.

Police have arrested a 25-year-old man after finding a mason jar full of marijuana in his car while investigating a car accident in Anne Arundel County.

12/07/2014

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Norton to Congress: Stay Out of Pot Debate

D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton warned Congress Friday to stay out of the capital city’s new law legalizing marijuana.

11/14/2014

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Pot-Friendly States Team Up on Capitol Hill

Members of Congress from states with legal pot urged their colleagues Thursday not to stand in the way of expanded legalization and to approve measures that would make it easier for marijuana businesses to operate.

11/13/2014

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Md. Panel Approves Medical Marijuana Regulations

A Maryland commission approved regulations on Thursday to implement a medical marijuana program after a drawn-out process in a state that has struggled to make marijuana available to sick patients.

11/13/2014

A sign promoting the D.C. Cannabis Campaign's initiative to legalize marijuana is displayed on a corner in the Adams Morgan neighborhood on November 4, 2014 in NW Washington D.C. (Photo by Allison Shelley/Getty Images)

D.C. Voted To Legalize Marijuana… So Now What?

D.C. is now on the list of U.S. jurisdictions — along with Alaska, Oregon, Washington state and Colorado — where voters have passed marijuana legalization bills.

11/08/2014

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