Pot votes in 2 states challenge drug war

By KRISTEN WYATT Published: November 8, 2012
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First came marijuana as medicine. Now comes legal pot for the people.

Those who have argued for decades that legalizing and taxing weed would be better than a costly, failed drug war have their chance to prove it, as Colorado and Washington became the first states to allow pot for recreational use.

While the measures...

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