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Police Spend Millions Of Hours On Low-Level Marijuana Arrests

Monday, 01 April 2013 12:59 By Lee Camp, Moment of Clarity | Video

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A report came out showing the NYPD has spent over a million hours in the past decade arresting hundreds of thousands of people for possessing less than 25 grams of marijuana. Is that really the best use of their time? Does it really make our society safer?

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Lee Camp

Lee Camp is the author of the "Moment of Clarity" webseries. Moment of Clarity consists of a 3 to 5-minute video rant that comes out 3 times per week. (You can find them on YouTube by typing in Lee Camp.) They're written, presented, filmed, directed, and edited by him on a laptop. Lee also tours regularly as a stand-up comic. You can find out more about Camp at his website, LeeCamp.net.


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Police Spend Millions Of Hours On Low-Level Marijuana Arrests

Monday, 01 April 2013 12:59 By Lee Camp, Moment of Clarity | Video

Media

A report came out showing the NYPD has spent over a million hours in the past decade arresting hundreds of thousands of people for possessing less than 25 grams of marijuana. Is that really the best use of their time? Does it really make our society safer?

This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.

Lee Camp

Lee Camp is the author of the "Moment of Clarity" webseries. Moment of Clarity consists of a 3 to 5-minute video rant that comes out 3 times per week. (You can find them on YouTube by typing in Lee Camp.) They're written, presented, filmed, directed, and edited by him on a laptop. Lee also tours regularly as a stand-up comic. You can find out more about Camp at his website, LeeCamp.net.


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