Senate Majority Chief Chuck Schumer and two different Democratic senators mentioned Monday that they’ll push to move this 12 months sweeping laws that may finish the federal prohibition on marijuana, which has been legalized to some extent by many states.

That reform additionally would supply so-called restorative justice for individuals who have been convicted of pot-related crimes, the senators mentioned in a joint assertion.

“The Battle on Medicine has been a warfare on folks — notably folks of coloration,” mentioned a press release issued by Schumer, of New York, and Sens. Cory Booker, of New Jersey, and Ron Wyden, of Oregon.

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