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Pittsburgh City Council Passes Measure to Decriminalize Cannabis and Hash

Pittsburgh’s City Council has given overwhelming approval to an ordinance that will decriminalize the possession of small amounts of cannabis and hash, making it a ticketable rather than arrestable offense. The vote was 8 to 1, with Councilmember Darlene Harris standing as the sole “No” vote. Mayor Bill Peduto is expected to sign the ordinance …

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Pittsburgh City Council Votes to Decriminalize Cannabis and Hash Possession

Pittsburgh’s City Council has given final approval to legislation that will decriminalize the possession of up to 30 grams of cannabis, and up to 8 grams of hash. The vote was 7 to 2. “The Mayor agrees with Council members, the District Attorney and many others that this is a common sense change that will …

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Pittsburgh City Council Votes 6 to 1 to Decriminalize Cannabis and Hash Possession

In a 6 to 1 vote, Pittsburgh’s City Council has given approval to a measure that would decriminalize the possession of up to 30 grams of cannabis, as well as the possession of up to 8 grams of hash. The proposal was passed on a preliminary vote, with the final vote expected to come next …

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