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Marijuana

Tacoma man charged for pot on Amtrak in Montana

KALISPELL, Mont.  — A Washington state man faces drug charges after he reportedly claimed two bags containing 12 pounds of marijuana from the Amtrak station in Whitefish. The Daily Inter Lake reports (http://bit.ly/1g2ojK5 ) 21-year-old Marquise J. Constantino of Tacoma pleaded not guilty Thursday to felony drug possession with intent to distribute. Charging documents say...

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