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Wednesday, May 2, 2012

The Top Five Special Interest Groups Lobbying to Keep Marijuana Illegal

The top five groups spending a ton of lobbying money to keep marijuana illegal 1. Police Unions 2. Private Prison Corporations 3. Prison Guards 4. Alcohol and Beer Companies and Pharmaceutical companies. In other words, it's Big Pharm, Big Police State Cops and Big Booze.
Last year, over 850,000 people in America were arrested for marijuana-related crimes....Part of America’s fixation with keeping the leafy green plant illegal is rooted in cultural and political clashes from the past. However, we at Republic Report think it’s worth showing that there are entrenched interest groups that are spending large sums of money to keep our broken drug laws on the books...
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