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City Votes to Decriminalize Marijuana But It’s Still a Crime

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NEWARK, Ohio (AP) – Officials in Newark where residents voted to eliminate criminal penalties for having small amounts of marijuana say they’ll continue to charge and prosecute violators under state law instead. This month voters approved decriminalizing possession of less than 200 grams of marijuana, about 7 ounces. The new law says having that amount… Read More