Marijuana Policy Project
Doug McVay

George Floyd Was a Victim of the War on Drugs

From 1997-2007, George Floyd was arrested four times for selling cocaine. He spent more than two years in Texas jails and prisons. Floyd was murdered by Minneapolis police on May 25.

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High Court Refuses to Hear Cannabis Case Over Colorado

Nebraska and Oklahoma hoped the Supreme Court would respond favorably to their 2014 suit regarding Colorado's legal adult marijuana market, but the High Court dismissed the challenge on Mar. 21. The states contend that marijuana crossing their borders is "placing stress on their criminal justice systems."

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Pot's Now Legal in Oregon - So What?

Our favorite Oregon-based blogger has some reservations about the new marijuana-legalization law that goes into effect today in the Beaver State.

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