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Government Trying to Decrease Crime on Indian Reservations

The Department of Justice (DOJ) is actively trying to cut down on violent crime on Indian reservations and tribal land by demanding federal prosecutors focus on violent crimes. The Bureau of Indian Affairs polices tribal lands, but federal prosecutors are…

Up in smoke–feds reign back marijuana prosecutions

Medicinal marijuana providers and users will not be subject to federal prosecution, according to a recently released Justice Department memo. The memo, however, notes that this does not effectively legalize marijuana usage, nor does it protect individuals attempting to grow…