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    "I totally agree that small amounts of marijuana should not put someone through the criminal justice system," council member Mary M. Cheh says. "I don't know that I'm willing to go all the way toward legalization." (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)


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    "I totally agree that small amounts of marijuana should not put someone through the criminal justice system," council member Mary M. Cheh says. "I don't know that I'm willing to go all the way toward legalization." (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)


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    "A lot of it really revolved around Howard Brooks, as far as I was concerned," said D.C. Council member Mary M. Cheh. "He's like a mystery man." She looked into allegations of wrongdoing in the Vincent C. Gray campaign as part of her oversight duties. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)


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    D.C. Council member Mary M. Cheh (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)


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    “When you see someone’s picture, it may offer the opportunity to connect a person up with other crimes,” said D.C. Council member Mary M. Cheh, a Ward 3 Democrat who has introduced a bill to lift the ban on releasing mug shots of suspects. “It allows us to connect a string of crimes in a way we otherwise wouldn’t.” (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)


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    “When you see someone’s picture, it may offer the opportunity to connect a person up with other crimes,” said D.C. Council member Mary M. Cheh, a Ward 3 Democrat who has introduced a bill to lift the ban on releasing mug shots of suspects. “It allows us to connect a string of crimes in a way we otherwise wouldn’t.” (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)


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    Mary M. Cheh, Ward 3 Democrat, said the prevalence of speed cameras is more significant than the fine. “The thing that assures the highest compliance with traffic laws is the certainty that violators will be caught,” she said Tuesday. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)


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    D.C. Council member Mary M. Cheh, Ward 3 Democrat, says the legislation that passed a first reading Thursday hits a “sweet spot” in reconciling the city’s oversight of taxis, sedans and limousines. Many D.C. taxi drivers think the upstart companies should play by the same rules as the city’s cab fleet. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)


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    D.C. Council member Mary M. Cheh, Ward 3 Democrat, says the legislation that passed a first reading Thursday hits a “sweet spot” in reconciling the city’s oversight of taxis, sedans and limousines. Many D.C. taxi drivers think the upstart companies should play by the same rules as the city’s cab fleet. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)


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