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General News    H3'ed 1/6/16

Colorado's Anniversary of Legalized Marijuana Boasts Massive Drop in Arrests and Millions in Tax Revenue

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Chicken Little was wrong. The destruction imagined by opponents of the legalization of cannabis in 2012 never came true and is unlikely to materialize.  Public safety benchmarks are under scrutiny in a manner never seen under prohibition and there is no real cause for panic in the foreseeable future. In short, the current state of legalization is more reflective of the world imagined by proponents – legalization works!

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Meryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has been actively engaged in utilizing the arts as stepping-stones toward joy-filled wellbeing since she was a hippie. She began writing for OpEdNews in Feb, 2004. She became a Senior Editor in August 2012 and Managing Editor in January, (more...)
 

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