Virginia Senate Leader Requests Study on Decriminalizing Marijuana

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Virginia Senate Leader Requests Study on Decriminalizing Marijuana

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A month after saying he was open to studying the decriminalization of marijuana, the top elected Republican in Virginia has formally asked a key legislative commission to look into the issue.

State Senate Majority Leader Tommy Norment had opposed decriminalization in the past.

But during a Nov. 1 appearance in Norfolk, he said: “I think it’s absolutely crazy that we continue to lock people up for possession of a modest amount of marijuana.”

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