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How Much Virginia Taxpayers Spend On Marijuana Crime

How Much Virginia Taxpayers Spend On Marijuana Crime
According to a recent report, Virginia taxpayers are currently paying over $10,000 a day on marijuana related crimes. The report, which was prepared by the Virginia State Crime Commission ahead of potential decriminalization efforts in the state, suggests possession of small quantities of marijuana simply be an offenseโ€ฆ
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Improved Marijuana Protection Amendment Never Gets Its Chance

The Rohrabacher-Farr amendment, also known as theย Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment, has been protecting medical marijuana since 2014 by removing funds from the justice department to file charges against state legal medical marijuana businesses and patients. Since marijuana is federally illegal, U.S. attorneys could file charges against any marijuana business orโ€ฆ
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