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Samuel J. Jones

Officers Arrest Teen For Drugs & Weapons Violations

Anne Arundel County Police arrest a teen for drugs and weapons violations.

06/30/2014

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Weed With That? Pot Served With Fast Food Order At Md. Sonic

A Frederick woman says she was served a bag of marijuana with her fast-food order at a Sonic drive-in.

06/27/2014

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Congress Moves To Block D.C. Pot Decriminalization

The Republican-led House moved Wednesday to block the nation’s capital from liberalizing its marijuana laws through an amendment to a major spending bill.

06/25/2014

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Pope Warns Legalizing Marijuana A Very Bad Idea; Mizeur Disagrees

Legalizing marijuana has been a hot topic. Maryland gubernatorial candidate Heather Mizeur is saying she’d like to make it legal in Maryland.

06/20/2014

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Synthetic Pot Seized In Maryland Valued At $100K

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says authorities seized more than $100,000 worth of synthetic marijuana from three gas stations and the Thurmont home of the station owners.

05/21/2014

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Congressman: D.C. Pot Law Raises Federal-Local Questions

More than a third of U.S. states have some form of marijuana decriminalization, but only the District of Columbia’s pot policy is being singled out for a Congressional hearing.

05/09/2014

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Feds Crack Down On Synthetic Drugs In Massive Sting Operation

A massive nationwide federal raid cracks down on the makers and distributors of so-called synthetic drugs. Those busts spanned some 29 states, including Maryland.

05/08/2014

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Man Convicted Of Killing 4, Including 2 Toddlers, Over Drug Stash

A Texas man has been convicted of fatally shooting four people, including two toddlers, after 60 pounds of marijuana went missing.

04/17/2014

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Law Enforcement Agencies Review New Marijuana Policies

Now that a new marijuana law is taking effect, law enforcement agencies are looking at how they’ll change their ways.

04/15/2014

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Jail Time Replaced With Fines: Gov. O’Malley Signs Marijuana Decriminalization Bill

Maryland joins 17 other states in decriminalizing marijuana. Gov. Martin O’Malley signed a bill Monday that replaces jail time with fines for possession of small amounts.

04/14/2014

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Prosecutors Confronting Marijuana Law’s Challenges

A new law that will decriminalize marijuana in October involves some ambiguities that police and prosecutors are just beginning to confront.

04/14/2014

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Gov. O’Malley To Sign Bill Decriminalizing Small Amounts Of Marijuana

A busy day in Annapolis Monday. Governor Martin O’Malley will sign off on big changes to the state’s marijuana law, even though there’s still heated opposition.

04/13/2014

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