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State Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

After an emotionally charged debate, Pennsylvania state senators passed legislation to legalize several forms of medical marijuana.

09/24/2014

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Parents, State Sen. Fight For Legalization Of Pot To Treat Epilepsy

Parents of children with different types of epilepsy explained how medical marijuana could help their kids without the serious side effects of other drugs, at a town hall meeting in Export Tuesday night.

08/26/2014

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Pa. State Senator Reacts To Steelers’ Running Backs Marijuana Charges

State Senator pushing for the legalization of marijuana reacts to the arrest of two Steeler running backs.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/21/2014

(Source: Sen. Daylin Leach's Office)

Pa. Senator: Colo. Trip Included Using Marijuana

Taxpayer dollars paid for the trip, but no money was spent to buy or smoke marijuana.

08/01/2014

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2 Jailed For Allegedly Forcing Boys To Smoke Pot

A man and woman have been jailed on charges they forced two boys to smoke marijuana until one passed out and the other vomited.

07/07/2014

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Massive Pot Growing Operation Uncovered After Attempted Break-In

Police uncovered a massive marijuana growing operation after arresting three men trying to break into a building in Lawrenceville.

05/29/2014

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4th Grader Caught Smoking Pot In School, Faces Discipline

An elementary school student is facing punishment after Pittsburgh Public School officials say she was caught smoking marijuana in a school restroom.

05/23/2014

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Police Arrest IUP Student After Finding Money, Pot Worth More Than $50K

A student at Indiana University of Pennsylvania has been jailed on drug charges after police say they found $15,000 in cash in his car.

05/06/2014

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Dr. Wecht In Support Of Medical Marijuana In Pa.

Over the weekend, well-known forensic pathologist, attorney and medical-legal consultant Cyril Wecht wrote an op-ed piece in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about how marijuana came to be demonized and expressed his support to legalize medical marijuana in Pennsylvania.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/04/2014

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Gov. Candidate Embraces Legalization Of Marijuana

Gubernatorial candidate John Hanger, a Hershey Democrat, was in Pittsburgh Monday to join UPMC employees at a downtown demonstration, saying senior UPMC executives are fostering income inequality by short-changing workers.

03/03/2014

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Bag Of Pot Found In Pants Donated To Salvation Army

Charity may begin at home, but in this instance it may end badly at a northwestern Pennsylvania Salvation Army outlet.

02/21/2014

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64-Year-Old Sarver Woman Arrested For Distributing Pot

A 64-year-old woman was arrested Monday for allegedly trafficking marijuana from her Sarver home.

01/28/2014

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Pot-Laced Treats Dropped On Central Pa. Street

Police say they’ve found some tricky marijuana-laced treats that somebody apparently dropped on a central Pennsylvania street.

11/01/2013

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Man Charged After House Explosion Uncovers Growing Operation

While Moon Township Police were evacuating residents from the neighborhood, they discovered 61-year-old Willie Amend’s marijuana growing operation in his house next door to the explosion.

10/14/2013

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House Explosion Reveals Pot Plants, Guns In Neighbor’s House

Investigators spent all day Sunday searching through debris and the wreckage caused by a house explosion in Moon Township Saturday night.

10/13/2013

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