Pot Issue High on NCAA 's Agenda

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It’s the day after the election. President Obama will remain in the White House, the Democrats maintained their control of the Senate and the Republicans are still running the show in the House. Fox News is despondent, CNN is elated.

And the NCAA awakes to find itself in a sticky icky situation.

Flying below the radar of Barack Obama’s Tuesday night victory over Mitt Romney were the passages of Amendment 64 in Colorado and Initiative 502 in Washington, two bills that legalize the personal use and sale of recreational marijuana. In essence, it is now permissible to smoke weed in Washington and Colorado, immediately christening the cities of Denver and Seattle as 2013 spring break hot spots.

But with great privilege comes great responsibility. And...

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