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By Erin Carlson

Legalizing Pot in Illinois: Why Delay the Inevitable?

Legalizing Pot in Illinois: Why Delay the Inevitable?

It's a joint effort. Monday afternoon Cook County commissioner John Fritchey (with other elected officials in tow) took his long-standing campaign to legalize pot downtown Chicago, where he staged a press... Read »

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