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Why Police Should Be Held Liable For Destroying Legally Grown Cannabis

Why Police Should Be Held Liable For Destroying Legally Grown Cannabis
Police can get away with destroying hundreds of thousands of dollars of goods and have no legal requirement to reimburse the people affected by a wrongful seizure.
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Massachusetts town charges local cannabis companies $866,000 for “policing”

There’s no evidence that cannabis companies negatively impact their communities. So why are they paying massive impact fees?
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The Police Dog That Didn’t Bark For Democracy, But Did Against Medical Marijuana

The Police Dog That Didn’t Bark For Democracy, But Did Against Medical Marijuana
Let’s be perfectly clear. The supporters of the insurrection are also opposed to marijuana reform.
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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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Indiana’s New Roadside Drug Testing Tool Will Create Influx Of Marijuana Arrests

Indiana’s New Roadside Drug Testing Tool Will Create Influx Of Marijuana Arrests
Unlike the breathalyzer, which can detect alcohol impairment within seconds, Indiana’s new drug test experiment only shows that a motorist has used drugs.
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Why The Federal Government Doesn’t Need To Legalize Marijuana

Why The Federal Government Doesn’t Need To Legalize Marijuana
Some data shows that nationwide legalization would create around 1 million jobs and contribute hundreds of billions in federal tax revenue.
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A Drug War With No End: How It Will Ultimately End Our Freedom

A Drug War With No End: How It Will Ultimately End Our Freedom
While I am deeply sympathetic with the slogan “No Justice! No Peace!” I’m afraid they have it backwards.   
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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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