Advocates for decriminalization of marijuana have found some success in the District, but before any decisions are made, lawmakers are deciding what to do with those who have already been convicted of possession.
Young undocumented immigrants are allowed drivers licenses and social security numbers in the United States, but they aren’t offered in-state tuition at Virginia colleges. That may change after a group brought a lawsuit.
Officials with Montgomery County's Liquor Control Board acknowledge that their test to detect establishments that serve underage drinkers is easy to pass, but even so more than a quarter of those tested are still caught.
President Barack Obama said he will focus his last three years in office on reducing income inequality in America. The pros and cons of one of the president's key proposals: raising the federal minimum wage.
Earlier this year, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced plans to reform federal guidelines for mandatory minimum sentences. We examine the movement for sentencing reform and where it's likely to go in the immediate future.
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