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Black Caucus: Special session on medical pot—or else

Black Caucus: Special session on medical pot—or else

Alternately charging corruption and imploring Maryland House Speaker Michael Busch to "do the right thing," members of the Legislative Black Caucus threatened not to cooperate with fellow Democrats next year unless they get a special session to dole-out more medical cannabis licenses to African-American-owned companies. 

"The minority community deserves a piece of the action," attorney William H. "Billy" Murphy told a press conference at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum. "Now the word is out that this is going to be a white-only business? No! That's not the Maryland I love. It's bad enough we have Trump, but now we're complicating it by having...

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