It was unclear why there was no drum circle on the third floor of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday morning.

The dozen or so people assembled outside Courtroom One were certainly loud enough — despite repeated exhortations by security guards to keep the noise level down — and the top thing on their minds was smoking pot.

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