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Adjusting to a new normal in pot-soaked Washington

A casual attitude to marijuana is prevalent since city voted to legalise possession of small amounts
Monday, November 23, 2015 - 05:50

This casual attitude to marijuana - and the distinctive waft that accompanies the smoking of it - seems to be the new norm in the District in the year since the city voted to legalise possession of small amounts of pot.


THE smell near the Columbia Heights Metro station on Wednesday night was unmistakable. A lit joint in hand, Tony Lee stood outside a residence talking with friends as the evening bustle passed them by, no one paying the group of men any special attention."The community I'm in,

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