Marijuana Arrests Are Increasing Despite Legalization, New FBI Data Shows

Tom Angell Contributor i  Policy  Marijuana arrests are rising in the U.S., even as more states legalize cannabis.There is now an average of one marijuana bust roughly every 48 seconds, according to a new FBI report released on Monday.The increase in marijuana arrests—659,700 in 2017, compared to 653,249 in 2016—is driven by enforcement against people …