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Nevada

Marijuana law change would not prompt federal crackdown

By GLENN PUIT

REVIEW-JOURNAL

If Nevadans vote to legalize the possession of 3 ounces or less of marijuana, the federal government will not "strong arm" them by stepping up the enforcement of federal drug possession laws, the nation's drug czar said Wednesday.

"That's not our intent," said John Walters, who leads the Office of National Drug Control Policy. "People have the right to make their own decisions."

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