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Summary:
This bill legalizes the possession for personal use of up to one ounce of marijuana by persons 21 years of age or older. The bill authorizes the licensing of marijuana wholesale, retail, cultivation, and...
Subject:
Policing, Small Businesses, Sentencing, Taxation - Production
Year:
2014
Source:
Arizona Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires the governing boards of post-secondary institutions in the state to adopt policies concerning campus sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. The governing boards...
Subject:
Violent Crime
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill prohibits the use of solitary confinement as punishment for a minor or ward in any juvenile facility or other secure state or local facility unless the minor or ward poses an immediate and...
Subject:
Juvenile Justice
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This act makes it a crime for a person 18 years of age or older, to post, add to a post, or otherwise distribute through the use of social media any photograph, video, or other image containing the intimate...
Subject:
Nonviolent Crime
Year:
2014
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
This bill limits the stand-your-ground law by requiring an individual to attempt to retreat before using self-defense tactics, unless that individual is threatened in their habitation, vehicle, or place of...
Subject:
Guns / Firearms
Year:
2014
Source:
Georgia Legislature
Summary:
This act establishes the Human Trafficking Victim Services Fund to provide support and services to human trafficking victims. This act also establishes human trafficking victim fees to be imposed upon...
Subject:
Women, Violent Crime
Year:
2014
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This bill eliminates sentences of life imprisonment without the possibility of parole for juvenile offenders and allows prisoners tried as adults for offences committed before eighteen years of age to...
Subject:
Juvenile Justice, Sentencing
Year:
2014
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This bill amends the law regarding threatening display or carrying of a dangerous weapon by clarifying that "display in a threatening manner" includes to display a dangerous or deadly weapon in a...
Subject:
Guns / Firearms
Year:
2014
Source:
Maine Legislature
Summary:
This bill prohibits an individual from intentionally disclosing a sexually explicit image of another individual who is identifiable and whose intimate parts are exposed or who is engaged in a sexual act or...
Subject:
Nonviolent Crime
Year:
2014
Source:
Maryland Legislature
Summary:
This bill increases penalties for domestic violence, adds new crimes to state law, and implements policy changes for responding to cases of domestic violence. This bill excludes domestic violence charges...
Subject:
Women, Sentencing, Courts, Violent Crime
Year:
2014
Source:
Massachusetts Legislature