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International Narcotics Control Board

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Amend. 64 Author Reacts To U.N. Pushing For Legal Pot Challenge

A co-author of Amendment 64 is reacting to the United Nations drug agency pushing for the federal government to challenge the legalization of recreational marijuana use.

03/06/2013

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UN Urges US To Challenge Colorado’s New Legal Pot Law

A United Nations-based drug agency urged the U.S. government on Tuesday to challenge the legalization of marijuana in Colorado and Washington, saying the state laws violate international drug treaties.

03/05/2013

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Former DEA Chiefs Speak Out Against Colorado Marijuana Law

Eight former U.S. drug chiefs warned the federal government Tuesday that time is running out to nullify Colorado and Washington’s new laws legalizing recreational marijuana use.

03/05/2013

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UN Official Calls For Marijuana Ballot Rollback

The head of the U.N. drug watchdog agency is urging U.S. federal officials to challenge ballot measures in Colorado and Washington that decriminalized possession of small amounts of marijuana for adults 21 and over.

11/20/2012