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Marijuana User Sues Company Claiming Discrimination: A Rhode Island woman is suing a textile company after they refused to hire her for a two-month internship because she regularly uses 'medicinal' marijuana.  Michelle R. Smith of the Associated Press reports that Christine Callaghan claims that she uses marijuana to treat migraine headaches.  Her attorney alleges that the company is discriminating against her client because of a medical disability and demands that she be given an equal opportunity at employment.  Rhode Island legalized marijuana for medical use in 2006, however, it is still illegal under federal law.

CA Prison Uses Dog to Find Prohibited Cell Phones: A Northern California prison is using the help of a police dog to sniff out cellphones being smuggled into the facility illegally.  William Bigelow of Breitbart reports that the dog has found more than 1,000 phones in his four years of work, most notably, he discovered a phone that had been hidden in one of three jars of peanut butter.  Smuggling a phone into prison can result in a $5,000 fine and a possible six-month sentence in jail.

FL Set to Execute Convicted Killer: A Florida man convicted of murdering his wife and 10-year-old stepdaughter 22 years ago is scheduled to be executed for his crimes Thursday evening.  The Associated Press reports that 43-year-old Chadwick Banks raped and killed the young girl just minutes after he shot her mother in the head, he was given a life sentence for his wife's murder and was sentenced to death for killing his stepdaughter.  If the execution is carried out as scheduled, Banks will become the 20th person executed in the state of Florida since Governor Rick Scott took office in 2011.

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