Crime Has Dropped 20% in Uruguay Since Cannabis Was Legalized

Real Life Example of Cannabis Reducing Crime For the longest time cannabis advocates have been pointing out the correlation between reduced crime rates and legalization. For many years, prohibitionists have refuted the idea claiming that “by increasing access to intoxicants, you won’t reduce crime”, however today we have a real…

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Strip search of ex-Miss Kentucky after she dropped balloon of weed at prison visit was wrong says lawyer

Published: Oct 13, 2017, 12:03 pm • Updated: Oct 13, 2017, 12:03 pm By The Associated Press LIMA, Ohio — A former Miss Kentucky USA who’s accused of smuggling marijuana into an Ohio prison shouldn’t have been pulled aside and searched by guards, her attorney told a judge. The attorney…

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Charges dropped against weed activist who gave out joints in front of Capitol

Published: Aug 17, 2017, 8:25 am • Updated: Aug 17, 2017, 8:25 am By Perry Stein, The Washington Post WASHINGTON – On April 20, an unofficial holiday for marijuana users, Capitol Police arrested eight protesters for handing out marijuana joints on land near the U.S. Capitol under local jurisdiction. Only…

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Charges dropped for all but 2 arrested in DC joint giveaway, new protest planned today

Published: Apr 24, 2017, 8:50 am • Updated: Apr 24, 2017, 8:53 am By Ben Nuckols, The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Federal prosecutors have dropped charges against six of the eight people arrested during a marijuana giveaway near the U.S. Capitol. The U.S. attorney’s office said Friday that it would…

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Charges Dropped Against Women Who Was Sexually Assaulted During Marijuana Search

(image via CNN) One of the most disgusting stories that I have read about all year is the story of Charneshia Corley, who was sexually assaulted by law enforcement during a search for marijuana. The search didn’t occur in a private room at the police headquarters. It occurred in public…

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