Minor Pot Charges in Cook County Will No Longer Be Prosecuted

The Cook County, IL jail is widely overpopulated. In 2014, nearly a quarter of the counties felony cases were for Class 4 drug possession charges, marijuana being one of the drugs included in this percentage. However, an announcement to be made on Monday, 4/20, the date they say is a coincidence, will have the state’s […]

Attorney General Nominee Says Alcohol Safer Than Weed

President Obama’s Choice Disagrees With Him On Marijuana Loretta Lynch, the nominee for Attorney General, is making headlines that might not get her where she wants to be. Even though, polls show that the majority of Americans voters believe smoking weed is safer than alcohol, she is taking the opposite stance. . Alcohol studies show […]