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Marijuana Arrests Fall in Denver After Ballot Initiative

Adrian Moore
February 10, 2009, 10:00am

Reason magazine's Jacob Sullum notes that "prosecutions of adults for possessing an ounce or less of marijuana dropped by a fifth in Denver last year, following the passage of a November 2007 ballot initiative that instructed city officials to make such cases their "lowest law enforcement priority."

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