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GOP Congress to Weigh Legal Pot in D.C.

The national marijuana legalization debate is moving into the backyard of a Republican-controlled Congress, now that the District of Columbia has voted to legalize growing, possessing and sharing small amounts of pot.

11/05/2014

Marijuana-infused candy seized by police on Halloween. (Photo by Prince George's County Police)

Md. Police Seize Packages of Marijuana-Infused Candy

Police say they seized several boxes of marijuana-infused candy just in time before kids take to the streets for trick-or-treating.

10/31/2014

File photo of a person taking marijuana out of a plastic bag. (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

D.C. Council Considering Legal Sale of Marijuana

With District of Columbia residents poised to legalize possession of marijuana, the D.C. Council is starting to consider whether to allow its legal sale.

10/30/2014

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)

Majority of D.C. Voters Expected to Vote in Favor of Recreational Pot

Residents are expected to say ‘yes’ to legalizing small amounts of recreational marijuana on Nov. 4.

10/20/2014

File photo of a man smoking marijuana. (credit: Getty Images)

D.C. Adds Race to Nation’s Debate on Legalizing Marijuana

A debate over legalizing marijuana in the nation’s capital is focusing on the outsized number of arrests of African Americans on minor drug charges.

10/13/2014

File photo of a man smoking a marijuana cigarette. (credit: PABLO PORCIUNCULA/AFP/Getty Images)

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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House Passes ‘No Welfare For Weed’ Bill

The House passed a bill Tuesday that could make it a little harder for people to use government welfare payments to buy marijuana in states where the drug is legal.

09/17/2014

Marijuana plants. (Credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Md. Panel Still Has Work To Do On Medical Pot

A Maryland commission still has significant decisions to make about proposed regulations for the state’s medical marijuana law as they bump up against a deadline.

09/15/2014

File photo of a man smoking a marijuana cigarette. (credit: PABLO PORCIUNCULA/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Things To Know About Driving on Marijuana

The legalization of recreational marijuana in two states — Colorado and Washington — and medical marijuana in more than 20 others has raised concern that there will be more drivers stoned behind the wheel. What’s not clear is whether that will translate into an increase in fatal crashes.

09/01/2014

Josh Gordon #12 of the Cleveland Browns warms up prior to the start of the preseason game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on August 9, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Browns 13-12 in a preseason game. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Keidel: Josh Gordon And NFL Policy

It seems we’ve jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon’s season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can’t believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension

08/29/2014

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