D.C. Wire: Congress

Posted at 12:13 AM ET, 07/27/2010

Medical marijuana now legal

Medical marijuana is now legal in the District after the Democrat-controlled Congress declined to overrule a D.C Council bill that allows the city to set up as many as eight dispensaries where chronically ill patients can purchase the drug. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) said in a statement the bill...

By Erica Johnston  |  12:13 AM ET, 07/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)