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ST. JOSEPH — A civil lawsuit filed last week at the Berrien County Courthouse questions the legality of Benton Harbor city commissioners’ decision to grant a special use permit for a medical marijuana dispensary at 200 E. Main St., saying it breaks the city’s ordinance.

City commissioners changed the ordinance the day after the lawsuit was filed, so the location is no longer in violation. It is unclear what effect this will have on the case.

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