Welcome to contemporary Los Angeles, where worlds collide. In this instance we have the Nanny State that brought us the second-hand-smoke-kills movement versus the liberal, pro-medical marijuana faction. The two have come together this week at the Omni Hotel in downtown Los Angeles, where the grand ... More >>
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