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Michael Bloomberg backs marijuana decriminalization, says feds should not intervene in state laws

Dec 05, 2019 - The Washington Times

Michael Bloomberg on Wednesday revealed an evolving stance on marijuana legalization closer to those held by the former New York mayor's fellow Democratic presidential contenders.

Mr. Bloomberg "believes no one should have their life ruined by getting arrested for possession, and, as a part of his reform efforts that drove incarceration down by 40%, he worked to get New York State laws changed to end low-level possession arrests," said campaign spokesman Marc LaVorgna, The Wall Street Jour...