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Racial gap in pot busts extends to SF

Racial gap in pot busts extends to SF - San Francisco Chronicle

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"It's outrageous and sad that San Francisco leads in the discriminatory enforcement of marijuana laws of minorities and people of color," said Public Defender Jeff Adachi. "There needs to be an investigation."

Keywords: marijuana, racial disparities, San Francisco, Selena Teji

Posted in Drug Policy

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