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Obama Open to Debate on Drug War, But Legalization Is ‘Not the Answer’

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Obama Open to Debate on Drug War, But Legalization Is ‘Not the Answer’
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Amid calls from Latin American leaders to legalize drugs, President Obama said today that he is open to the debate but that legalizing narcotics to counter drug trafficking in the Americas could make matters worse.

Obama’s War On Marijuana Rolls On In ‘Oaksterdam’ Raid

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Obama’s War On Marijuana Rolls On In ‘Oaksterdam’ Raid
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Although U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder initially indicated that prosecuting dispensaries would not be a priority, so long as they followed state and local laws, the Justice Department has aggressively gone after them.

Legal Marijuana Advocates Vow To Reopen “Princeton of Pot” After Raid

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L.A. Marijuana Shop Owners Really Want Their Workers To Join Unions

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L.A. Marijuana Shop Owners Really Want Their Workers To Join Unions
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Dispensary owners have grown increasingly anxious that their businesses may soon be shut down and have turned to the United Food and Commercial Workers union as an ally in seeking to protect the jobs they offer and as an advocate at City Hall.

Medical Marijuana Lawsuit Vs Obama Dismissed By Federal Judge In Sacramento

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Medical Marijuana Lawsuit Vs Obama Dismissed By Federal Judge In Sacramento
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Medical marijuana advocates faced another setback Tuesday, when a federal judge in Sacramento dismissed a lawsuit claiming that the Obama administration broke its promise to leave the pot industry alone

High Times Magazine Reports That Obama Avoided Pot During Online Chat

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High Times Magazine Reports That Obama Avoided Pot During Online Chat
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President Obama opted to completely ignore all questions regarding pot legalization and the war on drugs during a national online chat Monday

Retired LAPD Deputy Chief’s Open Letter To Obama About Marijuana Legalization

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Stephen Downing,Former Deputy Chief of Police for the LAPD, submits and open letter to President Obama, Google and YouTube about the war on drugs