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Watch Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Mandatory Minimums

John Oliver delivered a brilliant, impassioned, and improbably funny look at mandatory minimum sentences on this week’s Last Week Tonight, building a case to repeal the laws with a look at the beginning of anti-drug hysteria in the ‘80s. He aired cli...

White House Confession: The War on Weed Is Racist

As more Americans learn that the origins of the War on Drugs are rooted in racism and are not necessarily in place to protect the interest of public safety, it appears the White House has decided to come clean—admitting that pot prohibition perpetuates the same leve...

Texas Town Pushes for Marijuana Legalization to Combat Cartel Traffic

The quiet border town of El Paso has reportedly become a trailblazer in the effort to reform marijuana laws in Texas. According to the Guardian, El Paso's proximity to Ciudad Juárez—"the Mexican city so ravaged by drug cartel violence that until...

New Mexico Police Say They Can’t Fight the Drug War Without Stealing

Law enforcement officials in New Mexico are concerned that departments will no longer be able to afford to support the drug war now that the state has officially outlawed the asset forfeiture program—a revelation that has drug reform advocates asking, "What&rsq...

President Obama to Commute Some Non-Violent Drug Sentences

Over the next several weeks, President Obama is expected to commute the sentences of up 80 people, serving time for non-violent, drug-related offenses, according to the New York Times.



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