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Prop 47, Empowering Youth Voices & A New California Prison?
- Erica Webster, Jan 31, 2017
Declining drug enforcement after Proposition 47, advocates rally to improve California's juvenile facilities, and Governor Brown's budget proposes to build another prison.
New Report: Declining Drug Enforcement After Proposition 47
- Jan 10, 2017
A new report finds arrests and citations for drug possession have decreased in Los Angeles and San Diego counties after the passage of Prop 47.
CJCJ in the news: Pot legalization hasn’t done anything to shrink the racial gap in drug arrests
- Mar 21, 2016
The Washington Post reviews findings by CJCJ's Mike Males which show that, despite the huge drops in marijuana-related arrests in both Washington and Colorado, the pot arrest rate for African-Americans was more than double that of non-African Americans.
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