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He was serving a life sentence for cannabis. Then he got a phone call from Ivanka Trump

Craig Cesal is living proof of how ludicrous America’s war on drugs became.
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Why Advocates Say MORE Act Falls Short In Restorative Justice

Why Advocates Say MORE Act Falls Short In Restorative Justice
The House passage on Friday was not supported by all in the cannabis space.
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Arizona prosecutors drop thousands of marijuana charges as legalization takes effect

Nearly 6,000 cases are expected to be dropped in Maricopa County alone.
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Cannabis taxes fund the police. Here’s how to change that

The cops got their cut in order to get legalization laws passed. But now it’s a different world.
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