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Washington D.C. City Council loosened its weed laws this month
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Washington D.C. City Council loosened its weed laws this month

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The Washington D.C. City Council loosened its weed laws this month. The move comes in response to the massive disparity of pot arrests between blacks and whites. Despite using at similar rates, blacks account for ninety one percent of pot arrests in the District, and are eight times more likely to be arrested for weed than whites. Possession of under an ounce of weed is now equal to a twenty five dollar traffic ticket. Listen

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