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DEA Reports Uptick In Marijuana-Related Seizures & Arrests: Why Is This Happening? NORML Has An Idea

DEA Reports Uptick In Marijuana-Related Seizures & Arrests: Why Is This Happening? NORML Has An Idea
DEA agents confiscated approximately 5.53 million cultivated cannabis plants last year — a 20% increase over 2020’s totals.
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Federal Arrests For Marijuana Have Declined As More States Legalize It

Federal Arrests For Marijuana Have Declined As More States Legalize It
Cannabis busts dropped an average of 11% each year since 2010 when the DEA made 8,215 arrests.
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Federal Marijuana Cases Drop Again In 2021 As More States Legalize

Federal Marijuana Cases Drop Again In 2021 As More States Legalize
As more states legalize, federal officials are apparently placing less emphasis on going after people for cannabis.
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Cannabis Decriminalization Beneficial To Blacks, New Study Finds

Cannabis Decriminalization Beneficial To Blacks, New Study Finds
African Americans are nearly four times more likely to get arrested for marijuana possession laws than whites.
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Legalization Momentum: Courts Expunge 362K Marijuana Cases In NJ, Arrests Drop 90% In VA

Legalization Momentum: Courts Expunge 362K Marijuana Cases In NJ, Arrests Drop 90% In VA
The reduction in arrests indicates that public policy is working as intended and in a way that is consistent with post-legalization observations from other states….

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Legalization Momentum: Courts Expunge 362K Marijuana Cases In NJ, Arrests Drop 90% In VA

Legalization Momentum: Courts Expunge 362K Marijuana Cases In NJ, Arrests Drop 90% In VA
The reduction in arrests indicates that public policy is working as intended and in a way that is consistent with post-legalization observations from other states….

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Reefer Madness 2.0: War On Cannabis Rages In Southern Oregon

Reefer Madness 2.0: War On Cannabis Rages In Southern Oregon
Over the past three months, law enforcement raids of “illegal marijuana grows” in Southern Oregon have spiked.
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Sports Star Arrested For Ridiculous Amount Of Weed — And Other Reasons We Need To Legalize Marijuiana

Sports Star Arrested For Ridiculous Amount Of Weed — And Other Reasons We Need To Legalize Marijuiana
545,602 Americans were arrested for marijuana-related offenses in 2019. And 40,000 Americans were incarcerated for marijuana-related offenses in 2020….

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What Would Happen If Gun Laws Were Enforced Like Marijuana Laws

What Would Happen If Gun Laws Were Enforced Like Marijuana Laws
There were 14,400 gun-related homicides in 2019 in the United States. Of course, there were no reported marijuana-related deaths.  
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