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Several Hospitalized After Smoking Synthetic Marijuana in D.C.

A fire official says several people staying at a District of Columbia homeless shelter have been hospitalized after smoking synthetic marijuana.


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Study: Secondhand Pot Smoke Can Make People Fail Drug Test

A new study finds that exposure to secondhand marijuana smoke under severely unventilated conditions can lead to detectable levels of the drug in urine or blood.


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Activists Call for D.C. Marijuana Law Reform on 4/20

D.C. marijuana enthusiasts are calling for an expansion of the District’s weed laws on 4/20.


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Md. Lawmakers Repeal Prohibition on Marijuana Paraphernalia

It would no longer be a crime to possess marijuana-related paraphernalia in Maryland, under a bill approved by the Maryland General Assembly.


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‘Compromise’ Bill Approved, Legalizing Some Paraphernalia

A bill to decriminalize drug paraphernalia is headed back to the House chamber after getting support from the Senate.


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Md. House Oks Bill to Expand Expungement Eligibility

Maryland residents who were convicted of a crime that is no longer considered one would be able to have the conviction expunged, under a bill approved by the House of Delegates.


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2 Letter Carriers Plead Guilty to Delivering Marijuana

Two former letter carriers for the U.S. Postal Service have pleaded guilty to diverting packages of marijuana and delivering them to co-conspirators.


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Man Faces Drug Charges After Traffic Stop in Frederick

Frederick police say a man riding in a car that was pulled over for a traffic violation is suspected of dealing marijuana.


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D.C. Mayor Offers Pot Activist License Plate Number 420

A District of Columbia marijuana activist is going to be driving a car with the license plate 420, a reference to the drug, thanks to the city’s mayor.


Sen. Rand Paul , R-Ky., speaks during a press conference with Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., to announce a new medical marijuana bill at the U.S. Capitol on March 10, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Rand Paul Joins Forces With Dems To Remove Federal Prohibitions On Medical Marijuana

Two Democratic senators and a possible Republican presidential candidate joined forces Tuesday to push a bill to remove federal prohibitions on medical marijuana in 23 states where it’s already legal.