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Politics & Leadership: Feds Give Go-Ahead To State Pot Laws

FEDS GIVE GO-AHEAD TO STATE POT LAWS: Well before voters in Colorado and Washington authorized the recreational use of marijuana in those states last November, concerns were raised that the federal government would squash any such efforts because they would be in conflict with the federal ban on the...

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State Net Criminal Law Update: Medical Marijuana Up In Smoke In Florida and New Jersey?

FL GOP TRYING TO BLOCK MEDICAL MARIJUANA AMENDMENT: For the past three years Florida's Republican-controlled Legislature has repeatedly blocked medical marijuana legislation, not even allowing it to come up for a vote. Now the state's political establishment, led by Republican Attorney General...