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This Church Is Running An Unconventional Resistance Against Duterte’s War On Drugs | The Huffington Post

“I’m trying to get out of the brutality,” he said. “I want to capture the stench, the smell of the crime scene. The night is so powerful. The darkness is so powerful. Right now people are sleeping and they don’t know what’s happening.”

Source: This Church Is Running An Unconventional Resistance Against Duterte’s War On Drugs | The Huffington Post

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Jeff Sessions Warns Of An America With ‘Marijuana Sold At Every Corner Grocery Store’ | The Huffington Post

“My best view is that we don’t need to be legalizing marijuana,” the attorney general said.

By Hayley Miller

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is doubling down on his crusade against marijuana legalization.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is doubling down on his crusade against marijuana legalization.
Sessions, a longtime opponent of marijuana use, warned Tuesday easing access to the drug could lead to local supermarkets selling cannabis.

“States can pass whatever laws they choose,” Sessions told a crowd of attorneys general at the National Association of Attorneys General Winter Meeting. “But I’m not sure we’re going to be a better, healthier nation if we have marijuana being sold at every corner grocery store.”

Source: Jeff Sessions Warns Of An America With ‘Marijuana Sold At Every Corner Grocery Store’ | The Huffington Post

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Trump’s vow to move against California pot could get complicated | Fresno Bee

 

 

 

BY RORY APPLETON
rappleton@fresnobee.com                                                            For the first time, President Donald Trump’s administration publicly took a side in the marijuana debate, saying Thursday it would direct the U.S. Department of Justice to crack down on violators of federal pot laws in states where recreational pot is legal. California, which approved recreational pot use in November and already has clashed with Trump over immigration, would appear to be a prime target for this new enforcement.On Thursday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said medical marijuana would not be targeted. But many medical marijuana companies are currently looking to expand into providing pot for recreational use, so making a firm differentiation could be difficult.

Source: Trump’s vow to move against California pot could get complicated | Fresno Bee