Tuesday Must Read: The Fate of Medical Pot Is In the Hands of State Supreme Court; Yosemite Glacier Appears to be Melting Because of Climate Change

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1. The fate of medical marijuana in California is now before the state Supreme Court. Justices are hearing arguments today over whether cities and counties can ban pot dispensaries. Medical pot activists say that if the high court upholds pot-club bans, then communities throughout California will race to enact such prohibitions. About 175 cities and 20 counties already have bans in place, and if the trend spreads, medical marijuana may only be available in a handful of cities in the state.

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