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Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Decriminalization of Pot Possession Advances in New York


“The New York Police Department, the mayor and the city’s top prosecutors on Monday endorsed a proposal to decriminalize the open possession of small amounts of marijuana, giving an unexpected lift to an effort by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to cut down on the number of people arrested as a result of police stops.” (New York Times)

Is the horrific war on drugs giving way to the new war on Big Gulps?

FEE Timely Classic
“The Drug War’s Assault on Liberty” by Lance Lamberton