NYC Relaxes Response To Marijuana Possession

Starting Nov. 19, anyone found with less than 25 grams of the drug on them will be issued a summons rather than being arrested.

NEW YORK:  Elected officials and activists in New York are reacting positively to the city’s new policy that loosens how it treats people found in possession of marijuana. Many had earlier said that young minority males often were the subject of arrests for marijuana possession, and asserted that punishment for what they considered a relatively Read the full article…