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New York City: Only 7.7% of Those Arrested for Cannabis This Year Have Been White

Although misdemeanor cannabis arrests have been down significantly this year in New York City compared to the same period in 2014, a stark racial disparity still occurs among those that are arrested. In total, there was 2,960 misdemeanor cannabis arrests between January and March of this year, down from 7,110 during the same period last …

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