More People Got Arrested For Pot Than Violent Crimes In 2015
There's an average of one marijuana possession arrest every 55 seconds.By Stephanie Liebergen | October 12, 2016
More people were arrested for marijuana possession last year than all violent crimes combined.
That's according to a new report from Human Rights Watch and the American Civil Liberties Union. The groups looked at drug arrests, convictions and sentences around the country.