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Medical Marijuana

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City leaders in Santa Cruz allowed a local marijuana club to distribute pot to its members on City Hall property. The incident is latest skirmish in a battle between California residents who voted to legalize the drug for medical purposes, and the federal government's continued resistance to such plans. NPR's Richard Gonzales reports.