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Marijuana Reform Reduces Racial Injustice, American Medical Association Study Reveals

Marijuana Reform Reduces Racial Injustice, American Medical Association Study Reveals
Results revealed that states which have legally embraced marijuana had 561 fewer arrests per 100,000 black people, on average.
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Marijuana Reform Reduces Racial Injustice, American Medical Association Study Reveals

Marijuana Reform Reduces Racial Injustice, American Medical Association Study Reveals
Results revealed that states which have legally embraced marijuana had 561 fewer arrests per 100,000 black people, on average.
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Washington State Eases Cannabis Licensing Restrictions For Convicted Felons

Washington State Eases Cannabis Licensing Restrictions For Convicted Felons
The new rule has already been adopted by the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board and takes effect Oct. 2.
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Cross State Lines With Marijuana, Get Your Child Taken Away

Cross State Lines With Marijuana, Get Your Child Taken Away
There is still a load of hardships that can arise from the possession of the cannabis plant in areas of prohibition.
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Weldon Angelos, Once Imprisoned For Cannabis, Is Fighting To Make Sure Others Aren’t

Marijuana arrests trend downward in America. Yet, scores of individuals remain imprisoned for cannabis-related offenses on the federal and state levels. This underscores the ongoing disparity between the drug war and the legalized markets. Weldon Angel…

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Weldon Angelos, Once Imprisoned For Cannabis, Is Fighting To Make Sure Others Aren’t

Marijuana arrests trend downward in America. Yet, scores of individuals remain imprisoned for cannabis-related offenses on the federal and state levels. This underscores the ongoing disparity between the drug war and the legalized markets. Weldon Angel…

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A Homeless Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For A $20 Marijuana Sale Is Freed After 12 Years

In 2008, Fate Winslow was approached by a plain-clothed undercover police officer in Shreveport, Louisiana, looking for some marijuana. Winslow, recently homeless at the time, borrowed a friend’s bike and came back 10 minutes later with two small bags …