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A park ranger helps other law enforcement agencies eradicate a marijuana growing operation discovered in the park. This will obviously net some serious incarceration, but in 14 states, simple possession does not. Photo courtesy of Flickr/North Cascades National Park.
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14 States Where Pot Smokers Can Avoid Jail Time

Posted June 14, 2012 by Kelly Virella

In Ohio, you can possess up to one hundred grams of marijuana without being sentenced to jail time if you’re caught.

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Arm Yourself: A Legislative Battle Critical to Black NYC is Brewing

Posted June 4, 2012 by Kelly Virella

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo plans today to propose legislation that would further decriminalize marijuana in New York State.

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FROGe Magic Plant Food claimed to be plant food, but was sold at head shops. Photo courtesy of Flickr/666isMONEY
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What’s Next? A War on “Bath Salts?”

Posted May 30, 2012 by Kelly Virella

Every few generations, the fear of a drug grips America and becomes the basis for bad public policy. If Miami law enforcement has its way, the next drug to fear will be bath salts.

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Obama Takes Credit for Shifting War on Drugs

Posted May 4, 2012 by Dax-Devlon Ross

Late last month the Obama Administration announced plans to expand its efforts to reduce drug use and its consequences, while using a different approach than former presidents.

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