Marijuana Arrests Fell Dramatically in 2020, FBI Data Reveals

The coronavirus pandemic and momentum of state-level marijuana legalization appear to have led to a sharp decline in cannabis arrests in 2020, according to new FBI data. Last year saw 1,155,610 drug arrests in the US, with sales and possession of marijuana comprising a little more than 30 percent (350,150) of this total and cannabis possession accounting for the overwhelming majority of marijuana arrests. This works out at a drug [...]

October 5, 2021|0 Comments

Federal marijuana legalization has taken leaps and bounds in the last few years, but there’s still much to be done. Many steps are involved in making a bill a law, and with so many opposing viewpoints the back and forth can seem endless. Stay informed on progress of federal marijuana laws with articles that report on government activity, from the feds to the senate and congress, and what’s happening in the White House. 

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