Today at the Capitol: Decriminalizing Marijuana Possession

Today’s the day for lawmakers to talk about decriminalizing marijuana. 

People caught with less than an ounce of weed would be fined $250. 

The crime is currently a Class B misdemeanor. 

Penalties would be higher depending on how much cannabis a person is found with. 

Cannabis is currently decriminalized in 13 states. 

Two resolutions are on the table involving abortion. 

One urges State Courts to ignore Roe V. Wade’s ruling. 

The other asks Congress to pass a 20-week abortion ban. 
 

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