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Keep those pot plants potted: No more ripping weed

  DENVER (AP) — Police in some medical marijuana states who once routinely seized illegal pot plants by ripping them out by their roots and stashing them away in musty evidence rooms to die are now thinking twice about the practice. From Colorado and Washington state to California and Hawaii, police are being sued by [...]

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Va. House GOP lays out Medicaid legal strategy

  RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia House Republicans say Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe lacks the legal authority to expand Medicaid coverage for the state’s poor without legislative approval. House Speaker William J. Howell and other Republican leaders held a conference call Wednesday with reporters to explain their legal arguments against such a potential move by [...]

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