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Marijuana fight returning to Legislature this session – Monroe News Star

Monroe News StarMarijuana fight returning to Legislature this sessionMonroe News StarState Rep. Dalton Honoré, D-Baton Rouge, is looking to Colorado as he prepares for the fight in the Legislature over upcoming marijuana legislation. “As we speak, I'm in Colorado now talking with legislators and policy advisers to see how the program …Louisiana lawmaker looking to Colorado for marijuana successThe Denver Post (blog)all 4 news articles »

CN ON: Column: Government’s Good Intentions Often Lack Teeth

The Niagara Falls Review, 28 Mar 2015 – Birthdays still excite me. Even though I’m heading for 73, I look forward to the day when I can say I’ve survived yet another year with this frustrating neuromuscular disease I’ve coped with all my life. Someone once suggested people with disabilities were a "special interest group." As you get older, you often join that group. It’s called life.

Can Washington’s Gift Economy in Marijuana Work? – New York Times

New York TimesCan Washington's Gift Economy in Marijuana Work?New York TimesIn Washington, D.C., it's now legal to possess marijuana, to grow it, to smoke it and to give it away. But you're not allowed to trade in it. You can give your neighbor up to an ounce, but if he gives you money or even bakes you a pie in exchange, that …Meet the man trying to halt marijuana legalizationVoxall 3 news articles »