D.C. council votes to loosen ‘pot’ laws

Posted: March 5, 2014 at 5:27 a.m.

The D.C. City Council voted Tuesday to decriminalize marijuana consumption in private homes, putting the nation’s capital in line with a growing list of states that have loosened sanctions for using the drug.

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