By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Queens, New York, District Attorney Melinda Katz moved on Tuesday to dismiss nearly 700 cases against people charged with loitering for the purpose of prostitution.The move came the same day New York City... Read More.
By JOHN PARKINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The House of Representatives took a historic vote Friday to pass a bill for the first time that would federally decriminalize marijuana.What does that mean and what happens next? Here is a... Read More.
By JOHN PARKINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- For the first time in congressional history, the House of Representatives voted to pass a measure that would decriminalize marijuana use at the federal level -- months after pulling the bill amid worries the... Read More.
By ADIA ROBINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This Election Day, voters in Washington, D.C., will consider a measure that, if approved, would effectively decriminalize the use of psychedelic plants, like ayahuasca and psilocybin mushrooms, more commonly known as magic mushrooms.
BY: JOHN PARKINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer announced that the House will consider the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement Act the week of Sept 21, prompting criticism from Republicans.The measure would decriminalize marijuana use... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A landmark bill that would decriminalize marijuana use at the federal level is up for vote soon.The U.S. House of Representatives is set to vote on the legislation in September, according to... Read More.