marijuana http://wmub.org en Poll: Ohioans overwhelmingly support use of medical marijuana, half support same sex marriage http://wmub.org/post/poll-ohioans-overwhelmingly-support-use-medical-marijuana-half-support-same-sex-marriage <p>By an eight-to-one margin, Ohio voters support the use of medical marijuana, while support for same sex marriage has reached 50 percent, according to a <a href="http://www.quinnipiac.edu/institutes-and-centers/polling-institute/ohio/release-detail?ReleaseID=2011">Quinnipiac University poll </a>released this morning.</p><p>The poll by the Connecticut-based polling institute, which regularly polls voters in key states, said that 51 percent of Ohio voters said adults should be allowed to possess small amounts of marijuana for personal use, while 44 percent were opposed.</p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:11:59 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 23498 at http://wmub.org Pot bust believed to be Butler County's largest http://wmub.org/post/pot-bust-believed-be-butler-countys-largest <P>Two people are jailed following a huge seizure of marijuana in Butler County. Sgt. Monte Mayer said it is believed to be the largest in county history. Police confiscated 900 pounds of pot worth $1.1 million. Mayer says the bust happened Tuesday night.</P> <P>The Sheriff's Department believes the shipment originated in Mexico.&nbsp; The Butler County Undercover Regional Narcotics Taskforce intercepted the shipment and made a "controlled delivery" of the shipment to an empty storefront in 4700 of Industry Drive in Fairfield.</P> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 18:34:31 +0000 Ann Thompson 5859 at http://wmub.org Pot bust believed to be Butler County's largest