This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. A federal judge considering whether federal authorities should continue to classify marijuana among the most dangerous drugs, a list that currently also includes heroin and LSD, is set to hold a status conference on the case with attorneys.
This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. A federal judge considering whether federal authorities should continue to classify marijuana among the most dangerous drugs, a list that currently also includes heroin and LSD, is set to hold a status conference on the case with attorneys. Jeff Chiu AP
This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. A federal judge considering whether federal authorities should continue to classify marijuana among the most dangerous drugs, a list that currently also includes heroin and LSD, is set to hold a status conference on the case with attorneys. Jeff Chiu AP

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