‘New Measures’ Against Russia, Marijuana Legalization, FISC Judges Behaving Badly

President Obama contacted13087651675_8df2ff0bfa_z leaders in France, the U.K., Germany and Italy by phone today about “new measures” against Russia over the fighting in Ukraine (Bloomberg)

Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court judges own stock in Verizon, one of the telecommunications companies they let the NSA access. Do these investments constitute a conflict of interest? (VICE)

Floridian voters would support legalizing marijuana for medicinal use (Washington Post)

See what media consolidation in the U.S. looks like (Bill Moyers)