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President Obama has used his executive authority to commute the sentences of 22 individuals incarcerated for drug-related offenses. This act of clemency was all part of an effort to reduce federal mandatory minimum sentencing.
Last week, President Obama met with David Simon, creator of the HBO series "The Wire," to discuss the effects of the War on Drugs and how the nation's drug policies have helped oppress the downtrodden of America.
With more than half the U.S. legalizing marijuana for medicinal or recreational purposes, it is difficult to imagine that there are still people all over the country serving hard time over pot possession. At 80 years old, Antonio Bascaró holds the record for the mo...
Bill Maher is calling for a nationwide pardon of all pot prisoners. On the February 20 episode of Real Time with Bill Maher, the host challenged President Obama to release all those incarcerated for marijuana offenses.