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4 arrested during marijuana ‘smoke-in’ protest at U.S. Capitol

Protesters gathered on the Southeast side of the U.S. Capitol building Monday for a “#Reschedule 420 smoke-in” organized by DCMJ. The goal was to advocate for cannabis legalization and protest the arrest of eight marijuana legalization advocates last Thursday. Four were arrested Monday for smoking marijuana joints.

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Casey Toth ctoth@heraldsun.com
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