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Alaska Leaders Concerned About Marijuana Legalization

Alaska Native municipal leaders are worried that a state law legalizing recreational use of marijuana could lead to more substance abuse and make it difficult for employers to keep drug-free workplaces. They discussed their concerns during a recent meeting sponsored …

Louisiana Judge Says DWI Laws Need to Change

For impaired drivers, alcohol is increasingly not the substance of choice that leads to trouble on Louisiana roads, a Lafayette judge said. City Court Judge Douglas Saloom told the DWI-Vehicular Homicide Task Force that state law needs to catch up …