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A pre-hearing news conference on making marijuana legal in Portland
Date: 7/15/2013 Album ID: 1680851
Photos by Tim Greenway
A pre-hearing news conference on making marijuana legal in Portland in the Maine Room in Portland City Hall on July 15, 2013. The Portland City Council held a hearing Monday on a citizen-initiated ordinance to make marijuana possession legal for adults 21 and older within Portland city limits.
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Portland City Councilor Dave Marshall speaks during a pre-hearing news conference on making marijuana legal in Portland in the Maine Room in Portland City Hall on July 15, 2013. On the board to the right are statistics stating the racial disparities in marijuana possesion arrest rates between blacks and whites. The Portland City Council held a hearing Monday on a citizen-initiated ordinance to make marijuana possession legal for adults 21 and older within Portland city limits.
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Bob Talbot, an ACLU board member, speaks during a pre-hearing news conference on making marijuana legal in Portland in the Maine Room in Portland City Hall on July 15, 2013. The Portland City Council held a hearing Monday on a citizen-initiated ordinance to make marijuana possession legal for adults 21 and older within Portland city limits.
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Regina Phillips, a NAACP of Maine board member, speaks during a pre-hearing news conference on making marijuana legal in Portland in the Maine Room in Portland City Hall on July 15, 2013. The Portland City Council held a hearing Monday on a citizen-initiated ordinance to make marijuana possession legal for adults 21 and older within Portland city limits.
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