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domingo, 1 de abril de 2018

Will Requiring NYPD to Report Marijuana Arrests Reduce Racial Disparities?

Will Requiring NYPD to Report Marijuana Arrests Reduce Racial Disparities?
- But despite that new policy, in 2017, about 86 percent of people arrested for marijuana possession in the fifth degree—possession of less than two ounces in a public place—were people of color. Roughly 48 percent were black and 38 percent were Latino. White people constituted only nine percent.

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