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10% Of All South Dakota Arrests Are Cannabis Related

Cannabis law enforcement in South Dakota disproportionately targeted Blacks and Native Americans, and cannabis arrests have risen over the past decade. 

Kamala Harris Vs. Rudy Giuliani: Who Was Worse On Marijuana?

Giuliani sparked the match that lit a bonfire while Harris has used her power to put out whatever flames she caused. You decide who was a bigger opponent to cannabis.

Black Resident Make Up 97% Of All Marijuana Arrests In New York Capital

Though about 54% of Albany residents are white, only four people arrested for cannabis charges between July 2019 and June 2020 were white.

Cory Booker: Marijuana Enforcement Typifies Same Racist Inequalities Spurring Protests

In a new interview, Sen. Cory Booker underlined racial disparities in marijuana enforcement as just one example of the failings in America’s current justice system.

Cannabis Arrests Significantly Drop In Illinois Ahead Of Legalization

The decriminalization of marijuana and an evolving perspective on the drug could be responsible for a significant drop in arrests in some of Illinois' largest suburbs.

Why Michael Bloomberg’s Marijuana History Could Cost Him The Election

Michael Bloomberg has a harsh history with marijuana, both from his comments and legislation.

The War On Drugs Isn’t Over, According To The FBI

FBI data indicates that drug possession arrests are on the rise again, following a nine-year decline.

Minorities Accounted For 90% Of New York Marijuana Arrests In 2018

The de Blasio administration addressed the figures in a statement, admitting more need to be done to address criminal justice reform.

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