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Supreme Court to hear marijuana case

Power of Congress to override Calif. law under review

By Charlie Savage
Globe Staff / November 29, 2004

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WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court today will consider a case from Oakland, Calif., that tests the power of Congress to override a state law permitting the cultivation of marijuana for medicinal purposes. (Full article: 808 words)

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