Barbara Lee

2:05pm

Fri November 29, 2013
Cops & Courts

Cannabis News Roundup: November 29, 2013

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East Bay Congressional members tell US Attorney to back off… Mountie kicked out for smoking medical pot… Consultant pessimistic about Washington state’s legalization experiment… Peter (“better than scotch”) Lewis dies… and more.

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12:08pm

Mon October 15, 2012
Cops & Courts

Cannabis News Roundup: October 15, 2012

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(ASA) // The scientific merits of medical cannabis will be considered in federal court for the first time in nearly 20 years tomorrow. The US Court of Appeals in Washington, DC is set to hear oral arguments challenging the government’s classification of marijuana as a seriously dangerous drug, with no medicinal value. Their decision could come at any time, but proponents don’t expect an answer for several months.

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