- Associated Press - Tuesday, April 21, 2015

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - Disruptive pot smoking would be punishable by a $100 fine starting Saturday under an ordinance passed unanimously by Fairbanks city councilmembers.

The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports (https://bit.ly/1JqtDzb) the minor offense would come only if the user continues to smoke after a warning from police officers.

Smoking marijuana releases a particle into the air that can be harmful, according to the ordinance.

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Information from: Fairbanks (Alaska) Daily News-Miner, https://www.newsminer.com


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