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It’s Time for Congress to Do Its Job and Pass Laws on Marijuana and DACA
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It’s Time for Congress to Do Its Job and Pass Laws on Marijuana and DACA

Both the Cole memo and DACA are instances of positive prosecutorial discretion.┬áBoth are little more than a refusal to prosecute by prioritizing other crimes and directing resources to more important matters. With DACA, resources are shifted from finding, prosecuting, holding or deporting “Dreamers” (who were brought here as children generally […]