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Man Jailed for Months for Possession of Vitamins

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He got pulled over, because he was apparently driving without his headlights on. The cop then used the traffic stop as an excuse to interrogate the 31-year-old and search his car. During the search, the cop spotted a bag of

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Texas Man Sentenced to Life in Prison After 10th DWI

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After being arrested in his 10th DWI incident since 1981, 64-year-old Bobby Gene Martin is finally being taken off the streets. A jury has sentenced him to two life sentences: The jury came back with its guilty verdict after three

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Colorado Wishes People On Welfare Would Stop Buying Pot!

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Look. I don’t want to make any sweeping generalities or say that one group is more inclined to use drugs than another… but the data tells us that welfare recipients are more likely to use drugs than non-welfare recipients. (Though

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Count Obama Among the Americans Hopeful that More States will Legalize Marijuana!

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In President Obama’s recent YouTube interview he discussed the likelihood of future, wider marijuana legalization.     In a recent YouTube interview, President Obama predicted that given the recent success of marijuana legalization in Colorado and Washington, more states will soon join

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States With Legal Marijuana Have Far Lower Painkiller Drug Fatalities

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Maybe legal painkiller drugs should be prohibited… This is only one facet that explains why there’s such an aversion to ending marijuana prohibition. Big Pharma is a massive lobbying force in Washington and throughout the states that has a vested

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Texas is Considering Legalizing Marijuana - but Sheriffs say 'No Way'

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Texas is big on freedom and big on economic prosperity but legalizing marijuana may be a step too far for some. While other nearby states are experimenting with loosening the reins on marijuana use, Texas’ sheriffs are not about to

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Colorado Still Pot Positive

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In a new survey, 90% of Colorado’s supporters for legalized pot would vote to legalize it again: More than 90 percent of the respondents who voted in the 2012 election on Amendment 64 – the measure allowing adults to legally

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Teen Marijuana Use Down Since CO Legalization?

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In a non-intuitive twist, it seems that pot legalization in marijuana has not contributed to a sharp increase in teen marijuana use. In fact, legalization might be contribuing to a drop in teen use: Since the passage of HB10-1284, Colorado’s

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Obama Asks Congress to Allow Pot in DC

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Obama loves states’ rights. Except for when he doesn’t. But when it comes to pot, Obama wants Congress to remove a rider overturning the effective legalization of pot in DC. Press secretary Josh Earnest said that the president generally backed

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Congressional Waiver the Wrong Idea for Legalized Pot

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Many marijuana activists are looking to Congress to extend waivers to states that have legalized pot. The idea is that states can only be protected from the DEA if Congress passes a law giving states immunity from federal drug laws:

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Cops Steal Man’s Property, Freeze Bank Accounts, But No Criminal Charges Filed

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Cops steal from man rather than try to arrest him. A Michigan man came home one September day to find police surrounding his property. They had a warrant to search his place. They took a power generator and some very

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Canada’s New Prescription for Heroin Addicts? Heroin.

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Leave it to Canada to figure out the obvious: the reason why heroin addicts are experiencing withdrawals is because they don’t have heroin. Duh. And Canada has found a solution for these heroin withdrawals. It’s called heroin: Doctors in Canada

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