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June 19, 2014

Marijuana is an issue in governor race

OKLAHOMA CITY — A Republican with nearly a quarter century in political office who has never lost an election, Gov. Mary Fallin, faces two lesser-known opponents in next week’s GOP primary who have made their support of marijuana legalization an issue in the campaign.

Criminal defense attorney Chad Moody and computer network operator Dax Ewbank say they support the full legalization of cannabis.

Fallin says legalizing marijuana even for medical use is not something she supports.

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