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Associated Press ~ 9 News ~
 
DENVER (AP) - A Colorado law firm specializing in marijuana law has endowed a professorship at the University of Denver.

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Marijuana’s has a strange history in America.

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Stephanie Langston ~ WKRN
 
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - It’s the final push for those that want to decriminalize marijuana in Nashville. Tennessee Norml, the group leading the efforts, still needs thousands of signatures to get their measure on the Metro general election ballot.

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Nebraska and Oklahoma say marijuana laws in neighboring Colorado are causing harm to their states and want the US Supreme Court to intervene. On Monday, court showed interest in the case by asking the Obama administration for a brief.

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ONTARIO, Ore. - Oregon's marijuana law is set to take effect on July 1, allowing for recreational sales and use of the drug for people 21 and older.

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Legitimate businesses are being shut out of the banking system and forced to operate on a cash-only basis because of outdated federal regulations.

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