Maine’s top federal prosecutor says his office will not make prosecuting marijuana users a priority.
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Seven tons of marijuana were seized from an 800-yard drug-smuggling tunnel running between Tijuana, Mexico, and San Diego, Calif., UPI reported. The discovery of the tunnel, the seizure of the drugs, and about six arrests were announced Wednesday by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of California.
On Dec. 22, 2015, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos signed a decree that legalizes marijuana for medicinal purposes.
One of the ongoing rationalizations for the legalization of the drug trade in the United States has been to stop the associated crime that comes with prohibition. The drug trade across the Mexican border is one of the bloodiest on a regular basis.
Made-in-America marijuana is on a roll. More than half the states have now voted to permit pot for recreational or medical use, most recently Oregon and Alaska.