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Letter: Marijuana may not be 'toxic' but it can be deadly

...misleads voters into believing that marijuana is safe because it's not "toxic...that you probably can't die from marijuana poisoning, but that's beside the point.The problem is today's marijuana can cause hallucinations, paranoia...
Wide coalition forms to oppose pot legalization

...problems if a ballot proposition legalizing marijuana sales and use is approved in the November...measure say.Ballot Measure 2, legalizing marijuana, is virtually similar to a Colorado...already has a law allowing medical use of marijuana and personal use and cultivation has...
My Turn: Alaska can't regulate marijuana like alcohol

...legalize, commercialize and industrialize marijuana in Alaska, spending more than $800...according to the executive director of the Marijuana Policy Project, the Washington, D...Alaskans that we should commercialize marijuana. MPP Executive Director Rob Kampia said...
Dunbar: 'I believe in local governance'

...Republican party to come out in favor of Ballot Measure 2, the initiative to legalize and regulate marijuana like alcohol. Should marijuana be legalized across the country?Not at this time, because it would be a major change and we're...
Police blotter for Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

...At 3:33 p.m. Friday, Jonathan Boltjes, 32, David Davis, 32, and James Carteeti, 34, was contacted for smoking marijuana in the park on Telephone Hill. All three were cited and released for misconduct in the sixth degree. Fraud? At 8:20...
If pot bill passes, former prosecutor will be the boss

...the regulations that cover legalized marijuana in Alaska.On the first Tuesday in November...or not to legalize the sale or use of marijuana in the 49th state. If they vote yes...and processing applications to operate marijuana establishments one year after the effective...
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My Turn: 'Coming out' on pot

...want to join the debate on legalizing marijuana in Alaska. By joining this debate...with "both the detrimental effects of marijuana - especially concentrated forms of the...the first study to show casual use of marijuana is related to major brain changes...
Teacher faces fallout from pot confession

...Community School who possesses a medical marijuana license, published a My Turn column...Empire that describes his experience with marijuana. Parents of students at the school have...students in his class. He said his medical marijuana card is used to treat epilepsy, but...
A Bishop's Perspective: Legalizing marijuana is wrong for many reasons

...2, which seeks to legalize, commercialize, advertise and industrialize marijuana and concentrated marijuana products in our state.If passed by the voters, marijuana production, sale and use would taxed and regulated. Marijuana would be...
Two students arrested for pot on school grounds

...on Tuesday morning for possessing marijuana on school grounds, according to police.A teacher reported smelling marijuana on one of the students, prompting...administrators as a "possible user of marijuana," Campbell told the Empire. The...


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