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Bill Would Regulate & Tax Marijuana Like Alcohol In Maryland

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ)—Maryland lawmakers consider a bill to legalize marijuana for sale to adults 21 and older. It’s the latest in a series of proposals over the controversial drug. Pat Warren has more on the pros and cons. Up to now, it’s been mostly a medical issue in Annapolis, but momentum is growing in the areas of public safety, civil liberty and money for the state. That first legal toke in Colorado fires debate in Maryland over whether it is good public policy to legalize marijuana. Supporters include members of law enforcement. “Sixty percent of the profits made by drug dealers out there today come from marijuana sales,” said Neill Franklin, law enforcement against prohibition. Read Full Article

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