Inaugural Blog by Rusty Selix: Proposition 47 ends the “War on Drugs” and takes big steps toward reducing the criminalization of mental illness.

PROPOSITION 47 ENDS THE WAR ON DRUGS AND TAKES A BIG STEP TOWARD REDUCING CRIMINALIZATION OF MENTAL ILLNESSES

The headlines after Election Day focused on the Republicans taking over majority control of the U.S. Senate.  While that will undoubtedly change the debate (but not necessarily any actions in Washington DC), a very clear big impact both in California, and eventually across the U.S. will come from the overwhelming California voter approval of Proposition 47.

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