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A House committee is preparing to take up a bill that would eliminate criminal charges for possessing small amounts of marijuana.
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Sen. Christopher Shank wants to make sure judges can still order treatment for persistent marijuana users if Maryland decriminalizes the drug.
House Speaker John Boehner says he's sure Congress will look at a law passed by the D.C. Council that decriminalizes possession of less than one ounce of marijuana in the nation's capital.
John Townsend, with AAA Mid-Atlantic, fears the decriminalization of small amount of marijuana might lead to more people driving under the influence of marijuana and causing more traffic crashes.
The D.C. Council will take a final vote on a bill that would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.
Measures to facilitate medical marijuana in Maryland will be getting a hearing.
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