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Savannah, Georgia city council marijuana decrim sponsor: “Hours spent in arresting, prosecuting, defending and judging someone for a simple possession charge ties up our police officers and courts that could be better utilized in addressing violent crime, which is a priority in this community.”

Savannah, Georgia city council marijuana decrim sponsor: “Hours spent in arresting, prosecuting, defending and judging someone for a simple possession charge ties up our police officers and courts that could be better utilized in addressing violent crime, which is a […]

19 years old when he was pulled over by Phoenix Police Department for traffic violations, officers found marijuana in his car they told him he could be charged with a Class 6 felony and his car would be towed due to the traffic violations. “Oh, we should make him eat it.”

19 years old when he was pulled over by Phoenix Police Department for traffic violations, officers found marijuana in his car they told him he could be charged with a Class 6 felony and his car would be towed due […]

Iowa: Mason City’s McKelvey only law officer on state cannabidoil board: “there is interest out there in further legalization of medical marijuana but as peace officers, we have some concerns. As similar programs have been implemented in other states, some problems have occurred”

Iowa: Mason City’s McKelvey only law officer on state cannabidoil board: “there is interest out there in further legalization of medical marijuana but as peace officers, we have some concerns. As similar programs have been implemented in other states, some […]

Police officer’s crotch search for weed is ruled unconstitutional in Indiana court: “All of this took place in a public area on the side of a road, with no evidence that any precautions were taken to protect Porter’s privacy from pedestrian or vehicular passersby or the two men on the scene

Police officer’s crotch search for weed is ruled unconstitutional in Indiana court: “All of this took place in a public area on the side of a road, with no evidence that any precautions were taken to protect Porter’s privacy from […]

Someone on Facebook skeptical of marijuana legalization responded to me and claimed that police officers and teachers in Colorado claim the state is a big mess because of legalization, and that there is no real data regarding the benefits or safe amounts to use. How do I even start to respond?

You might say to just ignore her, but this is an important issue to me, and I want her to know the facts. I know that she’s probably wrong, but I don’t know where to start in my response. View […]