Wasting money on marijuana enforcement (4/4/13)

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A new report by the Drug Policy Alliance and the Marijuana Arrest Research Project documents the astonishing number of hours the New York City Police Department has spent arresting and processing people for low-level misdemeanor marijuana possession over the last 11 years. The report, “One Million Police Hours,” finds that the NYPD used approximately 1 million hours of police officer time to make marijuana possession arrests during the tenure of Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

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