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Businesses in the growing U.S. marijuana industry are are operating almost entirely in cash, as federal money laundering laws block access to financial services. Attorney General Eric Holder says new regulations will tackle the issue.
On Tuesday, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie declared “we will end the failed drug war.” On Wednesday, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said he would be open to legalizing medical marijuana if it were tightly controlled. And on Thursday, Texas Gov. Rick Perry hinted at support for decriminalizing marijuana in Texas.