Cathleen Callahan is a non-partisan candidate running for 1st position Circuit Court Judge in Columbia County's 19th Judicial District. She recently talked with Don Merrill about small town dynamics, the need to take care of home and why she thinks she would dispense justice as fairly to her neighbors as she would to strangers. *These interviews are part of a project to invite all Oregon candidates for the 2014 election to share their views. A transcript of this interview will be posted shortly.
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The legalization of marijuana is back in the news.
In the past two years, businesses in the new legal marijuana industries in Washington State and Colorado have been unable to access banks or other financial institutions.
This prevents them from opening bank accounts, charging credit cards or taking out significant loans.
Today, the federal government made all of that easier.
KBOO Reporter Ryan Katz has more. 4:15 minutes (3.89 MB)