After California Decriminalized Marijuana, Teen Arrest, Overdose and Dropout Rates Fell

Christopher Ingraham | The Washington Post

A new report from the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice adds to the growing body of evidence that legalizing or decriminalizing marijuana does not lead to any number of doomsday scenarios envisioned by legalization opponents. Looking specifically at California, where […]

Traffic Accidents in Colorado Are Down Since Medical Marijuana

Radley Balko | The Washington Post

Since Colorado voters legalized pot in 2012, prohibition supporters have warned that recreational marijuana will lead to a scourge of “drugged divers” on the state’s roads. They often point out that when the state legalized medical marijuana in 2001, there was a surge […]