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on August 31, 2013 in World News

Clamps Down on Guns, Loosens Restrictions on Marijuana

                      Clamps Down on Guns, Loosens Restrictions on Marijuana While President Barack Obama placed new restrictions on legal gun ownership Thursday, the Department of Justice loosened federal restrictions on marijuana “to mark a retreat from guidelines of the past.” The new guidelines give “recreational users” a pass and instead focus on “keeping marijuana from being sold to minors and preventing marijuana sales from funding criminal operations.” According to The Hill, “these new standards are beneficial to marijuana users in Washington and Colorado, the two states where recreational marijuana use was… View Article

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