Jacob Sullum on the Consequences of Reclassifying Marijuana

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CNN

"When Obama took office," notes Dan Riffle of the Marijuana Policy Project, "he said that decisions in his administration would be guided by science, not by politics and ideology. It's very clear that marijuana's continued classification as a Schedule I drug violates that mandate." Jacob Sullum considers what might happen if the Obama administration moved marijuana to a less restrictive legal category.

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