U.S. authorities crackdown on medical marijuana spots

By Andrew Jones
Saturday, April 21, 2012 22:00 EDT
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U.S. marshall arrest student at Oaksterdam University. Screenshot via Al Jazeera.
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The federal crackdown on state legalized medical marijuana facilities has grown to become a rising issue across the United States, as a new report from Al Jazeera documents.

California is an epicenter for the law enforcement crackdown despite being one of the dozen states to legalize medical marijuana, including a recent raid at Oaksterdam University in Oakland.

WATCH: Video from Al Jazeera, from April 21, 2012.

Andrew Jones
Andrew Jones
Andrew Jones is a staff writer/reporter for Raw Story. Besides covering politics, he is also a freelance sports journalist, as well as a slam poetry and music artist. You can follow him on Twitter @sluggahjells.
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