Press Release: DC Cannabis Campaign Calls On Mayor Gray To Issue Moratorium On Marijuana Arrests

PRESS RELEASE March 4, 2014 CONTACT: Adam Eidinger 202-744-2671 Adam@DCMJ.org DC Cannabis Campaign Calls On Mayor Gray To Issue Moratorium On Marijuana Arrests Congressional Review May Take Three Months and DC Residents Should Not Continue To Be Arrested WASHINGTON, DC … Continue reading

WJLA: Marijuana possession would be decriminalized for small amounts under proposal

On Wednesday, Councilman Tommy Wells introduced legislation to de-criminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana in D.C. If passed, the drug would still be illegal, but possession would no longer mean a misdemeanor resulting in arrest. Instead of a criminal … Continue reading

Letter to DC Councilmembers

Dear Councilmember: The undersigned organizations call upon you to co-sponsor and prioritize passage of legislation that would eliminate all penalties for possession of small amounts of marijuana under District of Columbia law. Residents of the District of Columbia are arrested … Continue reading