Tag: Marijuana

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Heroin usage plaguing the SCV

Santa Clarita Valley like the rest of Southern California is facing a problem with the rise of drug usage. This year alone in SCV there have been a reported six deaths from heroin overdose.

More than 50 percent of arrests in SCV are drug related.

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Legalization of Miss Mary Jane?

For Californians, legalizing marijuana seems closer than ever. Marijuana is the number one used drug in the United States. California, currently one of 14 states, allows people to grow and consume marijuana for medical purposes.

Advocates for legalizing marijuana officially secured enough signatures to put a referendum on the California ballot this November.

Chase Thibodeau reports on what the proposed bill could mean for Californians.