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Calls Renewed for Clemency for Man Serving Life for Marijuana Possession

Jeff Mizanskey was sentenced to life in prison without parole after his third felony marijuana conviction in 1993.

09/23/2014

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Illinois Medical Marijuana Applications Due Monday

Dozens of people who want to break into the medical marijuana business in Illinois lined up Monday to file their applications ahead of a 3 p.m. deadline.

09/22/2014

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High School Student Suspended For Pot Possession Claims No Drugs Were Ever Found

Father of student suspended for marijuana possession says she was not carrying drugs.

09/18/2014

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Officer Says He Smelled Marijuana Before Tasering 17-Year-Old

A Missouri police officer who used a stun gun on a 17-year-old during a traffic stop says he smelled marijuana in the vehicle and saw him recording the incident on an iPhone.

09/18/2014

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Illinois Taking Applications for Medical Marijuana Centers

Starting today, the state of Illinois will consider any and all bids for medical marijuana cultivation centers.

09/08/2014

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Medical Marijuana ID Card Applications Top 2,000 in 3 Days

Health Department Spokeswoman Melaney Arnold says they’re surprised, but not overwhelmed.

09/05/2014

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Illinois Begins Permit Process For Medicinal Pot

Businesses, individuals now have access to applications, timelines

08/31/2014

Josh Gordon #12 of the Cleveland Browns warms up prior to the start of the preseason game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on August 9, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Browns 13-12 in a preseason game. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Keidel: Josh Gordon And NFL Policy

It seems we’ve jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon’s season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can’t believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension

08/29/2014

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Police: TV Show Reminded Man That Girl Was In Car

A child crying on the television show “Game of Thrones” jogged a foster parent’s memory that he had left a 10-month-old girl inside a sweltering car while he and his partner smoked marijuana at their house, a police affidavit released Monday says.

08/04/2014

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St. Clair County Board Approves Zoning Change for Medical Marijuana Farm

The St. Clair County Board voted in favor of a zoning change that allows for medical marijuana farm “Nature’s Cure” to open in Marissa, just south of Belleville.

07/29/2014

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