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December 28, 2012 12:00 AM

Cathy Young: Leadership needed on marijuana laws

Among the results of last month’s elections was a startling cultural development: two states, Colorado and Washington, became the first to legalize the sale of marijuana for any purpose to adults over 21. This coincides with national polls that show increasing support for marijuana legalization. Yet on this issue, conservatives and liberals alike have balked at defending individual rights and states’ rights.

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