It is an unintended consequence for the states that have legalized pot: More children showing up in emergency rooms. But it\’s not for
smoking pot — it\’s eating it.
The battle over the District\’s law to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana has a new front, with the proposal of a local campaign that may ebb criticism from some House Republicans.
A majority of D.C. City Council members and Mayor Vince Gray support removing local criminal penalties for marijuana possession, and that could lead to hundreds fewer arrests each year.
Under a new bill in the D.C. Council, getting caught with less than an ounce of marijuana in the nation\’s capital would no longer be a crime.
Commuters on Kensington Parkway near Beach Drive may have been
surprised Wednesday morning when they passed a digitized road sign instructing
them to \”Smoke Weed Evryday.\”
A new superstore is set to open in D.C., and it has a very specific clientele: Growers of medical marijuana.