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Maplewood Mayor: Legalizing Marijuana Will Help Address Unjust Pattern of Possession Arrests

Calling it the disparity in marijuana arrests by race “a matter of racial justice that demands immediate attention,” Maplewood Mayor Vic DeLuca called for the legalization of marijuana in New Jersey today in an impassioned editorial on NJSpotlight.

DeLuca wrote, “New Jersey’s black and white residents have similar . . .

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