No choice but to beware of pot-impaired drivers

08/18/2017 12:43 PM EDT
Despite their best efforts to correct all the unintended consequences of the referendum-approved recreational-marijuana law, state lawmakers couldn't come up with a mechanism to detect marijuana-impaired motorists. 
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No choice but to beware of pot-impaired drivers

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Despite their best efforts to correct all the unintended consequences of the referendum-approved recreational-marijuana law, state lawmakers couldn't come up with a mechanism to detect marijuana-impaired motorists. 
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REP. SHEILA HARRINGTON: My journey from opposing to backing transgender rights
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