We chat with D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier about the city's strategy to combat the spike in violent crime taking place in the nation's capital.
The D.C. Council voted unanimously this summer to allow medicinal marijuana in Washington. Voters in California will soon consider a ballot initiative that would legalize marijuana for all. But what happens after prohibitions are eased? We examine why one Dutch city with liberal laws is actually moving to curtail marijuana.
- Davion Ford Reporter, Radio Netherlands
- Peter Reuter Senior Economist, Rand Corporation; Professor of Public Policy and Criminology, University of Maryland
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