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UAA hosts marijuana discussion

By Shannon Ballard 6:23 PM March 5, 2014

Free event is open to everyone

ANCHORAGE - Is it time to legalize marijuana in Alaska?

The 49th state will soon ask voters that question when it goes on the ballot in August.

But first a panel of advocates is weighing in.

UAA is hosting a discussion on marijuana law and policy with a free event open to everyone.

It aims to teach folks about recent developments regarding legal marijuana.

Experts on both sides will share their arguments and respond to public questions.

The event is Wednesday, March 5 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in UAA’s Wendy Williamson Auditorium.

The UAA Justice Center will be live-tweeting the whole thing. Joins the conversation with #AKpot.

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