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The Champaign News-Gazette
Craft-beer tap room to open in downtown Champaign in springand ended up talking to corporate representatives about bringing it to central
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 minutes ago
and ended up talking to corporate representatives about bringing it to central Illinois. "Their team toured (Champaign-Urbana) about a year ago," Naik said, and they liked what they saw. Naik said the business will combine his experience in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI pulled 35 job offers over background checks in 2017of 11,676 checks from Nov. 1, 2016, through Oct. 31, 2017, the second full year
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
of 11,676 checks from Nov. 1, 2016, through Oct. 31, 2017, the second full year of the program, including 4,209 from the Urbana campus. That's down slightly from 11,815 the previous year. Of the 35 people turned down because of past criminal... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Mary Ann Lewis, retired Roland Park Country School teacher, diesin 1960 from Oberlin College, and a master’s degree in 1966 in guidance and cou
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
in 1960 from Oberlin College, and a master’s degree in 1966 in guidance and counseling from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. From 1960 to 1964, she was employed as a social worker; she later taught physical education in Winnetka,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Mattoon man charged with reckless homicideURBANA — The Champaign County state's attorney has filed criminal charges again
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
URBANA — The Champaign County state's attorney has filed criminal charges against a Mattoon man whose distracted driving near an interstate construction zone last spring led to the death of a Camargo child. State's Attorney Julia Rietz said... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Theresa Mintle is trying on academia for sizeA Bridgeport native, she lives in Streeterville with her husband, Michael, an a
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 21 hours ago
A Bridgeport native, she lives in Streeterville with her husband, Michael, an architect. Why a job in academia? I'm an Urbana alumna and ardent supporter of all things Chicago, so engaging with the University of Illinois was natural for... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Sen. Jeff Flake takes to Senate floor to condemn Pres. Trump’s language, comparing it to Stalin’sPLEAS COURT NEW SUITS 18-CV-0004 - Quality Leasing Company Inc., Indianapolis,
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
PLEAS COURT NEW SUITS 18-CV-0004 - Quality Leasing Company Inc., Indianapolis, Ind., v. Joe M. Armstrong, 4225 Middle Urbana Road, complaint for $52,942 due on Master Lease Agreement. 18-CV-0005 - Wells Fargo Bank, NA, v. Justin L. McDermott,... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Municipal Court cases$525. Brian M. Ingram, 37, of 706 E. Home Road, OVI, speed, no seat belt, dism
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
$525. Brian M. Ingram, 37, of 706 E. Home Road, OVI, speed, no seat belt, dismissed. Hunter Bailey Quesinberry, 20, of Urbana, display of license plates, dismissed. Brittnie Michelle McConnaha, 23, of 2245 Ontario Ave., OVI, driving under... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesCOMMON PLEAS COURT 18-CV-0004 - Quality Leasing Company Inc., Indianapolis, In
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 23 hours ago
COMMON PLEAS COURT 18-CV-0004 - Quality Leasing Company Inc., Indianapolis, Ind., v. Joe M. Armstrong, 4225 Middle Urbana Road, complaint for $52,942 due on Master Lease Agreement. 18-CV-0005 - Wells Fargo Bank, NA, v. Justin L. McDermott, South... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Marlin to Urbana residents: Let's hear your ideas for Lincoln SquareURBANA — If you have an idea for the future of Lincoln Square, Urbana Mayor Dia
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
URBANA — If you have an idea for the future of Lincoln Square, Urbana Mayor Diane Marlin is all ears. On Tuesday night, Marlin launched what she called a community-wide process to re-envision the complex situated at the heart of Urbana's... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Champaign County sues drugmakers, 3 doctors over opioid risksURBANA — A Champaign law firm has filed suit on behalf of the state of Illinois
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
URBANA — A Champaign law firm has filed suit on behalf of the state of Illinois and Champaign County against a handful of drug companies, asserting that they knew that the painkilling pharmaceuticals they manufactured misled "consumers and medical... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Fired Cunningham Township workers say they're owed moneyand sick time and for the last week that we were employed by the township," whi
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
and sick time and for the last week that we were employed by the township," which has the same boundaries as the city of Urbana. "The township personnel policy that says that all vacation time accrued and half of the sick time accrued would be... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
2017-18 High School Confidential: Week 16get to know new counselor Donzell Lampkins and new office manager Courtney Von
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
get to know new counselor Donzell Lampkins and new office manager Courtney Von Holton." — Umar Hanif It's a tradition at Urbana High School for a group of students to head to Colorado over the holiday weekend, and this year was no different. The... Read more
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EarthSky
Supercomputer insights on mysterious black hole jetsrecent simulations by the Blue Waters supercomputer – located on the campus of
EarthSky / Posted yesterday
recent simulations by the Blue Waters supercomputer – located on the campus of the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana – are the first to show the jets aligned with the accretion disks and also to show the jets’ streams gradually... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Students have shared accounts of sexual harassment by Penn faculty in a public survey[her] mouth." Karen Kelsky, a former anthropology professor at the University
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted yesterday
[her] mouth." Karen Kelsky, a former anthropology professor at the University of Oregon and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaignstarted this surveyon Nov. 30, inviting victims of harassment to share their stories, Philly Voice... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Champaign County executive candidates set town hall meetingsin their party primaries in March. Kloeppel's schedule of town hall meetings i
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
in their party primaries in March. Kloeppel's schedule of town hall meetings includes: — 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 2, Urbana Free Library, 210 W. Green St., U. — 5:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, Tolono Public Library, 111 E. Main St., Tolono. — 6... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Champaign man charged in two robberies on same nightURBANA — A 20-year-old Champaign man linked to two recent holdups where women w
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
URBANA — A 20-year-old Champaign man linked to two recent holdups where women were robbed of their cellphones and cash is being held in the Champaign County Jail in lieu of $250,000 bond. First Assistant State's Attorney Steve Ziegler said he... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Presence hospitals' foundations seek answers about locally raised fundsURBANA — The charitable foundations of both Presence hospitals in Urbana and Da
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
URBANA — The charitable foundations of both Presence hospitals in Urbana and Danville want to know what's becoming of millions of dollars contributed by local donors when a new owner takes over in about two weeks. Presence Covenant and Presence... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Family of hit-and-run victim continues to push for Emmalee's LawJessica Reynolds is continuing to push for new legislation regarding hit-and-ru
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
Jessica Reynolds is continuing to push for new legislation regarding hit-and-runs. Emmalee Jacobs was a 2015 Center Point-Urbana graduate who was killed during her first semester at Iowa State after being hit by a campus bus. Benjamin Clague was... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Would-be beer thieves at Garth Brooks concert hit with $2,476 tabto misdemeanor theft for trying to steal a beer cooler with about 150 bottles f
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
to misdemeanor theft for trying to steal a beer cooler with about 150 bottles from the arena after Brooks' April 30 show. URBANA — Two McLean County men who were trying to take a lot of free beer to go after last spring's Garth Brooks concert in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Wind-chill advisory expires; blowing snow reportedcounties from 6 p.m. Sunday until 12 p.m. Monday. Three to 5 inches of snow is
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
counties from 6 p.m. Sunday until 12 p.m. Monday. Three to 5 inches of snow is possible in these areas. In the Champaign-Urbana area, WDWS meteorologist Greg Soulje said 1 to 3 inches of snow is possible. Snow is expected to arrive after 4... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Timeline: Suspect's stops included Paxton jail, Rantoul hotelvisiting University of Illinois Chinese scholar Yingying Zhang. At Christensen'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
visiting University of Illinois Chinese scholar Yingying Zhang. At Christensen's first court appearance at federal court in Urbana, Ill., Monday, July 3, 2017, a judge ordered Christensen held without bond. Authorities said facts in the case... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Man's girlfriend allegedly fainted helping FBIleast once fainted in front of him. The account came in a pretrial motion file
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
least once fainted in front of him. The account came in a pretrial motion filed by Brendt Christensen's lawyers Monday in Urbana. It asks a judge to exclude the June recordings from the upcoming trial on the kidnapping of 26-year-old Yingying... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Girlfriend wore wire on U. of I. kidnapping suspect at vigil for victim, court filing revealsMonday that add to the timeline surrounding the shocking case currently schedul
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Monday that add to the timeline surrounding the shocking case currently scheduled for trial next month in federal court in Urbana. Although Zhang’s body has never been found, prosecutors have said she is not believed to be alive. Christensen, 28,... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Attorneys want trial moved in missing University of Illinois scholar casecoerced or forced into Christensen's car. Christensen's attorneys are asking t
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted yesterday
coerced or forced into Christensen's car. Christensen's attorneys are asking that the Feb. 27 federal trial be moved from Urbana to Rock Island or Chicago. They cite what they call "inflammatory and inherently prejudicial pretrial publicity" about... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Attorneys want trial moved in missing University of Illinois scholar casecoerced or forced into Christensen's car. Christensen's attorneys are asking t
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
coerced or forced into Christensen's car. Christensen's attorneys are asking that the Feb. 27 federal trial be moved from Urbana to Rock Island or Chicago. They cite what they call "inflammatory and inherently prejudicial pretrial publicity" about... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Wind-chill advisory to expire; blowing snow reportedcounties from 6 p.m. Sunday until 12 p.m. Monday. Three to 5 inches of snow is
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
counties from 6 p.m. Sunday until 12 p.m. Monday. Three to 5 inches of snow is possible in these areas. In the Champaign-Urbana area, WDWS meteorologist Greg Soulje said 1 to 3 inches of snow is possible. Snow is expected to arrive after 4... Read more
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FOX News
Attorneys want trial moved in missing Chinese scholar casecoerced or forced into Christensen's car. Christensen's attorneys are asking t
FOX News / Posted yesterday
coerced or forced into Christensen's car. Christensen's attorneys are asking that the Feb. 27 federal trial be moved from Urbana to Rock Island or Chicago. They cite what they call "inflammatory and inherently prejudicial pretrial publicity" about... Read more
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FOX News
Attorneys want trial moved in missing Chinese scholar casecoerced or forced into Christensen's car. Christensen's attorneys are asking t
FOX News / Posted yesterday
coerced or forced into Christensen's car. Christensen's attorneys are asking that the Feb. 27 federal trial be moved from Urbana to Rock Island or Chicago. They cite what they call "inflammatory and inherently prejudicial pretrial publicity" about... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Attorneys want trial moved in missing Chinese scholar casecoerced or forced into Christensen's car. Christensen's attorneys are asking t
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
coerced or forced into Christensen's car. Christensen's attorneys are asking that the Feb. 27 federal trial be moved from Urbana to Rock Island or Chicago. They cite what they call "inflammatory and inherently prejudicial pretrial publicity" about... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Municipal Court casesinnocent, continued. Robert L. Minton III, 34, of Riverside, assault, innocent
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
innocent, continued. Robert L. Minton III, 34, of Riverside, assault, innocent, continued. Amanda Jo Nall, 35, of 5522 Urbana Road, aggravated menacing, innocent, continued, bond $1,000; domestic violence, innocent, continued. Brooks A.... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Pet of the Weekto some generous sponsors who covered her spay. You can come meet Stevie at th
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
to some generous sponsors who covered her spay. You can come meet Stevie at the Clark County Dog Shelter, 3673 Middle Urbana Road, in Springfield. Shelter hours are Monday through Saturday, noon to 3 p.m. The shelter can be reached at... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Champaign County Pet of the Weekrabies) and has tested negative for heartworm. Come visit him at the Paws Anim
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
rabies) and has tested negative for heartworm. Come visit him at the Paws Animal Shelter, 1535 W. U.S. Highway 36, in Urbana. You can also visit www.facebook.com/paws.urbana or petfinder.com. Shelter hours are noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Frigid winter has men's emergency shelter overflowingearlier than planned, and about a dozen local churches, local Rotary clubs and
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
earlier than planned, and about a dozen local churches, local Rotary clubs and grants from the cities of Champaign and Urbana are being used to cover staffing, insurance and building costs. This shelter is scheduled to close for the season... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Urbana mayor set to unveil plan to rehabilitate Lincoln Square areaURBANA — Tonight, Mayor Diane Marlin plans to formally introduce a process to r
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
URBANA — Tonight, Mayor Diane Marlin plans to formally introduce a process to rehabilitate Urbana's entire Lincoln Square area. Marlin will outline the process, known as the "Mayor's Institute on City Design — Lincoln Square Vision," at the Urbana... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Harold's GOP challenger for AG proposes pension conventionCHAMPAIGN — The only opponent facing Urbana lawyer Erika Harold for the Republi
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — The only opponent facing Urbana lawyer Erika Harold for the Republican nomination for Illinois attorney general on Monday stressed his experience and his political independence over the former Miss America and Harvard Law School graduate... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI students return to chilly temps, slippery roadsURBANA — As the first day of classes goes, today's forecast at the University o
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
URBANA — As the first day of classes goes, today's forecast at the University of Illinois wasn't the most hospitable on record: 3 degrees at 9 a.m., with a -14 windchill. Not to mention the slippery drive back to campus for students Monday after a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Accused kidnapper's attorneys want main charge dropped, venue changedthe motion to change venues, Christensen's lawyers asked for the trial to be mo
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
the motion to change venues, Christensen's lawyers asked for the trial to be moved from the federal courthouse in Urbana to the Rock Island Division of the Central District of Illinois or the Eastern Division of the Northern District of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Snow, ice aren't the only things road salt will eat away atcity of Champaign alone goes through about 3,500 tons of it in an average winte
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
city of Champaign alone goes through about 3,500 tons of it in an average winter, said public works spokesman Kris Koester. Urbana began the winter season with 1,340 tons on hand and plans to buy another 1,440 for the year through the Illinois Joint... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bernard Borman, 85, civic activist who helped block Park Plaza projectin Belleville had a sign up ‘we cater to Gentiles only.’ ” Mr. Borman graduate
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
in Belleville had a sign up ‘we cater to Gentiles only.’ ” Mr. Borman graduated in 1954 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he participated in ROTC, and then served in the Army as a second lieutenant, stationed in Korea. Near... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Altering A Species: Darwin's Shopping ListDarwin only dreamed of having more. Jimena Canales is a faculty member of the
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
Darwin only dreamed of having more. Jimena Canales is a faculty member of the Graduate College at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and a research affiliate at MIT. She focuses on 19th and 20th century history of the physical sciences and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Premature birth linked to language delays from damage to 'soft' brainsdelays from damage to the 'soft' parts of babies' brains, study finds Research
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
delays from damage to the 'soft' parts of babies' brains, study finds Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign found that the auditory part of the brain is not fully mature at 26 weeks Speech and language delays are... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
My guns or my ganja? Firearm-owning pot fans face a choiceto the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recr
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
to the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recreational marijuana. Dean Hazen, an Urbana, Illinois, businessman who helps broker online gun purchases, said a 75-year-old client with a medical marijuana card... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Unity speaker: MLK taught us 'We are all one nation, one people under God'The crowd gathered for this morning's 33rd annual Unity Breakfast in Urbana wil
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The crowd gathered for this morning's 33rd annual Unity Breakfast in Urbana will hear from a former Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship winner who takes today's holiday seriously. "Dr. King inspired me to understand that we are all one," says... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Judge 'quashed' thousands of warrantsURBANA — Champaign County's presiding judge recently did some major new year's
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
URBANA — Champaign County's presiding judge recently did some major new year's housecleaning. In a 15-word order issued Jan. 5, Judge Tom Difanis "quashed," or set aside, 2,547 outstanding warrants for people who have unresolved city or village... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
My guns or my ganja? Firearm-owning pot fans face a choiceto the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recr
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
to the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recreational marijuana. Dean Hazen, an Urbana, Illinois, businessman who helps broker online gun purchases, said a 75-year-old client with a medical marijuana card... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
My guns or my ganja? Firearm-owning pot fans face a choiceto the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recr
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
to the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recreational marijuana. Dean Hazen, an Urbana, Illinois, businessman who helps broker online gun purchases, said a 75-year-old client with a medical marijuana card... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
My guns or my ganja? Firearm-owning pot fans face a choiceto the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recr
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 3 days ago
to the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recreational marijuana. Dean Hazen, an Urbana, Illinois, businessman who helps broker online gun purchases, said a 75-year-old client with a medical marijuana card... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
My guns or my ganja? Firearm-owning pot fans face a choiceto the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recr
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
to the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recreational marijuana. Dean Hazen, an Urbana, Illinois, businessman who helps broker online gun purchases, said a 75-year-old client with a medical marijuana card... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
My guns or my ganja? Firearm-owning pot fans face a choiceto the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recr
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
to the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recreational marijuana. Dean Hazen, an Urbana, Illinois, businessman who helps broker online gun purchases, said a 75-year-old client with a medical marijuana card... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
My guns or my ganja? Firearm-owning pot fans face a choiceto the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recr
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
to the ATF. But the agency could not say how many of those used medical or recreational marijuana. Dean Hazen, an Urbana, Illinois, businessman who helps broker online gun purchases, said a 75-year-old client with a medical marijuana card... Read more
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