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There legalizin’ di weed! August 1, 2008

Posted by yosayword in news, politics.
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US Congress Rep. Barney Frank proposes bill that, if passed, will curb federal penalties for personal marijuana use.

The bill is titled the Personal Use of Marijuana by Responsible Adults Act of 2008, or HR 5843, and would be aimed at ending federal penalties for Americans carrying less than a quarter ounce. The bill comes at a time when general consensus has been reached that US drug laws are a misuse of valuable resources and disproportionately target Black Americans.

Frank, a cigar-smoker, has indicated that if the bill is passed he will promptly switch to blunts…ahem, sorry, I mean not smoke marijuana anyway.



1. Jake Gomez - August 23, 2008

I was wondering if anybody knows when this law is supposed to be passed(or god-forbid,vetoed),when the decision is supposed to be made

2. Alex alejandro - January 23, 2009

Lol At Jake<—queer

3. Kush - July 12, 2009

honestly i dont think it will ever happen. the govt thinks they wont be able to tax it but they could tax the shit out of it. but i dont think it will happen in this lifetime.

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