Oregon legalized marijuana, here are the answers to the questions you’ve been asking

By now, everyone knows that Oregon legalized marijuana in the recent election. Here are some answers to the questions you’ve been asking. When will Measure 91 actually be enacted? You can legally possess marijuana as of July 1, 2015. Until that date, possession under 4 ounces is still considered a misdemeanor …

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Q&A: Understanding landlord and tenant laws can help you avoid legal pitfalls

The Emerald interviewed attorney Tori Klein, who works for Access the Law, a Eugene nonprofit that provides legal services. Klein gives her opinion on things to keep in mind while renting an apartment or house. This is not legal advice, just tips for renters.


Drunken Facebook posts may be indication of alcohol abuse, study shows

A new study from researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Washington now suggests that Facebook postings serve as strong indicators that a student is at clinical risk of having a drinking problem.