Tag: decriminalization

    Vermonters Overwhelmingly Back Drug Decriminalization. Will Lawmakers Listen?

    A large majority of people in Vermont—84 percent—support removing criminal penalties for low-level drug ...

    British Columbia Will Decriminalize Drug Possession

    British Columbia has become the first jurisdiction in Canada to receive the federal green ...

    Austin’s Decision to Decriminalize Cannabis, Ban “No-Knock” Raids

    Voters in Austin, Texas, approved Proposition A on May 7, which decriminalizes cannabis and ...

    WA Ballot Measure to Decriminalize Drugs Has Early Poll Lead

    As a signature drive kicks off in Washington State to qualify a drug decriminalization ...

    Drug Decriminalization Inches Closer in Saskatoon, Canada

    The Saskatoon Board of Police Commissioners (SBPC) met on April 21 to discuss the ...

    Could Canada’s New Political Alliance Speed Drug Decriminalization?

    Two of Canada’s left-of-center parties have entered an agreement that will prop up the ...

    Students Launch Bid to Decriminalize All Drugs in Ann Arbor, Michigan

    A student group has launched a campaign to decriminalize drug possession and low-level distribution ...

    Refelonizing Fentanyl After Tragedy Will Worsen Colorado’s Overdose Crisis

    The political response to a tragedy in Colorado threatens incremental drug policy progress in ...