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Drug Czar: California Pot Law Could Spark Lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO - (AP) Federal officials haven't ruled out taking legal action if California voters approve a ballot initiative that would legalize recreational marijuana use in the state, President Barack Obama's drug czar said Wednesday. In a phone interview with The Associated Press, Director...

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SJC Upholds Eviction Of Section 8 Tenant For Marijuana Criminal Activity

Court Side-Steps Whether Sec. 8 Tenant Can Be Evicted For Possession of Under 1 Oz. of Marijuana In the first of what should be many cases dealing with marijuana use in rental housing, the SJC has ruled that a Section 8 tenant could be evicted for an undetermined amount of marijuana combined with...