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Supreme Court Rejects Challenge to Colorado Marijuana Law From Other States

Tough luck, Nebraska and Oklahoma.

Supreme Court rejects challenge to Colorado marijuana law from other states

 

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a conservative challenge to the marijuana legalization laws adopted in Colorado and elsewhere that permit adults to buy, sell or use an ounce of the drug. By a 6-2 vote, the justices turned away a lawsuit brought by Nebraska and Oklahoma, whose state attorneys complained that illegal marijuana…

David G. Savage reports for the Tribune Washington Bureau. 

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