Cory Booker Endorses Legalizing Medical Marijuana
Newark Mayor Cory Booker notes the war on drugs is a failure and unfairly targets the black population.
Booker’s criticism comes one day after New Jersey advanced a bill to decriminalize marijuana, which states that if a person is caught with 15 grams of weed or less they would face a $150 fine.
Booker said on Twitter that treatment and not incarceration should be the goal, and that the drug war was costing billions and destroying lives.Click here for reuse options!
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