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Police Spend Millions Of Hours On Low-Level Marijuana Arrests

Monday, April 01, 2013 By Lee Camp, Moment of Clarity | Video
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A report came out showing the NYPD has spent over a million hours in the past decade arresting hundreds of thousands of people for possessing less than 25 grams of marijuana. Is that really the best use of their time? Does it really make our society safer?

This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.

Lee Camp

Lee Camp is the host and head writer of the weekly television show "Redacted Tonight with Lee Camp."

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Police Spend Millions Of Hours On Low-Level Marijuana Arrests

Monday, April 01, 2013 By Lee Camp, Moment of Clarity | Video
  • font size decrease font size decrease font size increase font size increase font size
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Media

A report came out showing the NYPD has spent over a million hours in the past decade arresting hundreds of thousands of people for possessing less than 25 grams of marijuana. Is that really the best use of their time? Does it really make our society safer?

This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.

Lee Camp

Lee Camp is the host and head writer of the weekly television show "Redacted Tonight with Lee Camp."