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DC marijuana decriminalization law takes effect

DC marijuana decriminalization law takes effect
A marijuana decriminalization law passed by the D.C. Council in the spring took effect Thursday at 12:01 a.m. after a Congressional review process passed. The new law, like others around the country, eases punishments for minor marijuana offenses. Now …
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DC Decriminalizes Marijuana, But Congress May Halt Future Legalization Efforts
Possession of less than one ounce of marijuana was formally decriminalized in Washington, D.C. on Friday. Getting busted with a few grams of weed will now run D.C. residents $ 25, less than the cost of a litter citation. The decriminalization law …
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