Tag: decriminalization

    Maine Unveils Legislation to Decriminalize Possession of All Drugs

    Maine lawmakers have formally introduced a bill to broadly decriminalize possession of all currently ...

    New Jersey Police Protest Long-Awaited Marijuana Reforms

    On a Jersey Shore boardwalk on March 20, the Ocean County Police Chiefs Association ...

    Drug Decriminalization Bill Unveiled in Rhode Island

    Six Rhode Island senators introduced legislation last week that would end criminal penalties for ...

    Washington Court Decriminalizes Drugs: Will Lawmakers Let It Stand?

    In February 2021, two states decriminalized drug possession. One was much anticipated; the other ...

    As Sex Workers, We Know the “Equality Model” Is a Dangerous Mistake

    The general public is perhaps only tangentially aware of sex workers’ rights and the ...

    DC Decriminalized Drug Paraphernalia. Here’s What That Means on the Ground.

    On December 22, District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) signed the Opioid Overdose ...

    2020’s Biggest Wins and Losses for Canadians Who Use Drugs

    Though 2020 was characterized primarily by the catastrophe of COVID-19, Canada’s public health landscape ...