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Dried marijuana leaves being sorted in a steel pan.
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Hillsborough County commissioners unanimously voted to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana.

The majority of voters in Duval County are in favor of decriminalizing marijuana, according to a University of North Florida poll released Friday.

Legislation filed this week by Jacksonville City Councilman Garrett Dennis to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana is getting pushback from top city officials.