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Has the idea of ticketing pot gone up in smoke?

Chicago’s been front and center when it comes to the local politics of pot-smoking. One reason is that last summer the city decided it would start issuing tickets for possessing small amounts of weed instead of just arresting everybody. WBEZ Web producer Elliot Ramos parsed through the data and analyzed what all the numbers mean.

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