Ithaca is joining the national trend toward support of marijuana legalization following an announcement of support from Mayor Svante Myrick last week.
There are state laws in place right, such as marijuana and same sex marriage, that contradict federal laws. Ithaca College students answer how the government should handle such dilemmas.
The legalization of recreational marijuana in Colorado and Washington may force Mexican drug cartels to take a hit and bring money into the U.S. economy.
According to CNN exit polls, 60 percent of youth voters — aged 18 to 29 — voted for President Obama’s re-election, while 37 percent of young voters picked Gov. Mitt Romney. In 2008, 66 percent of young voters chose Obama, leaving 31 percent to vote for Republican Sen. John McCain.
Ithaca College recently made the penalty for underage drinking equal to that of marijuana use. We asked students how they felt about this decision.