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CJCJ in the news: Marijuana legalization doesn't solve racial disparities in the criminal justice system
- Oct 2, 2014
Vox highlights a recent CJCJ report on the impact of marijuana policy reform.
Is California Finally Figuring Out Drugs?
- Mike Males, Aug 7, 2014
"No state has embraced both illegal drugs and the official wars thereon like California," writes Mike Males. After a roller coaster half-century, the state may finally be on its way to good drug policy.
Clearing the Path Ahead: One Step Towards Improving Reentry in California
- Aaron Juchau, Aug 5, 2014
California recently lifted the ban on access to welfare for people with felony drug convictions. Though a strong step in the right direction, many obstacles remain for this vulnerable population.
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Explore how California’s 58 counties send their residents to correctional institutions with interactive maps, charts, and downloadable data.