Law & Crime

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Local prosecutors across the state are looking for ways to keep minor marijuana cases out of court.

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South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley warns that non-Indians would still be breaking the law if they consume pot on the reservation.

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A Salem medical marijuana dispensary is the first to receive permission to sell marijuana - after obtaining a temporary waiver from the state's strict testing guidelines.

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Lawyer for Dish Network employee fired after using medical pot to treat muscle spasms calls ruling "devastating"

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In two weeks, it'll be legal for anyone 21 and older to possess and grow marijuana in Oregon. But before you light up, the state wants you to know a few things.

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The Senate Appropriations Committee voted to rein in the DEA.

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