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The Legalization of Marijuana

REUTERS/Rick Wilking - A man waves a Colorado flag with a marijuana leaf on it at Denver's annual 4/20 marijuana rally in front of the state capitol building in downtown Denver April 20, 2015. Colorado was the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana in 2012.

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In Coats v. Dish Network, don’t blame the Colorado Supreme Court, blame Congress

June 19, 2015, John Hudak

On June 15, the Colorado Supreme Court issued a long-awaited ruling on the topic of medical marijuana and employment practices. In Coats v. Dish Network, an employee sued for wrongful termination after he tested positive for marijuana. In this post, John Hudak argues the Court made the right decision. 

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