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Smoke pot? Who cares? Schwarzenegger says

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger says no one cares if you smoke a joint. The Hollywood actor-turned-governor signed a law five weeks ago that made possession of up to an ounce of marijuana the equivalent of a traffic ticket. It carries a penalty of no more than a $100 fine and no…

Decriminalized? Pot possession now a ticketable offense in California

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Thursday signed into law a change to California’s marijuana laws that some describe as a reduction of criminal penalties and others are describing as being effectively decriminalization. The move comes a month before California voters decide on Proposition 19, a ballot initiative that would fully legalize,…