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More states look at legal marijuana

Police say legal marijuana allows them to focus on more serious crime Kara Mason Interactive graphic October 7, 2014 4:17 pm Click on photo to enlarge or download: Graphic by Sean McMinn Three jurisdictions, Washington, D.C., Oregon and Alaska, are following Colorado and Washington’s path to legalizing marijuana. It’s on the November ballot in all three jurisdictions. But the effects of doing so are still largely unknown, including the states’ main reason for legalization – freeing law enforcement officials to focus on other crimes. There is only one report that...