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ACLU: Blacks busted for marijuana at much higher rates than whites

See on Scoop.itDrugs, Society, Human Rights & Justice

The ACLU says the rate of marijuana-possession arrests for blacks is nearly 4 times as great as whites, when compared with proportions of the population.

Julian Buchanan‘s insight:

rates of drug use in USA much the same between white and black but  policing, arrest and incareceration much higher for black

See on edition.cnn.com

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