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35 Maine lawmakers want to regulate and tax marijuana

Legislation that would legalize and tax the recreational use of marijuana in Maine now has 35 co-sponsors in the state legislature. “Support for changing our marijuana laws is growing as more and more elected officials realize it makes no sense to maintain a system of prohibition for a substance that…

Ex-cop: Marijuana policy ‘creates too many crime victims’

In the midst of the students and conservative stalwarts in business attire at CPAC, Howard Wooldridge stands out like a sore thumb — but not because of his cowboy hat and big belt buckle. It’s his T-shirt, which loudly proclaims “COPS SAY LEGALIZE POT ASK ME WHY.” And people do,…