November 13, 2014
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a major change in policy for marijuana possession. Instead of jail time and a criminal conviction, police have the option to administer tickets to tokers carrying less than a gram. De Blasio says the police will yield “fewer unnecessary arrests.”
Voters in Oregon, Alaska and the District of Columbia will follow Colorado and Washington state in legalizing the recreational use of marijuana. Click here to learn why.
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