Miami police officers will now the discretion to issue fines — instead of making an arrest — for possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana.
Miami police officers will now the discretion to issue fines — instead of making an arrest — for possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana. Peter Dejong AP
Miami police officers will now the discretion to issue fines — instead of making an arrest — for possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana. Peter Dejong AP

Trump’s immigration policies help convince the city of Miami to decriminalize pot

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    Tom Carroll and Heroine Ricketts in their front yard in Miami Shores on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. The couple had to dig up their large vegetable garden in their front lawn after the Village of Miami Shores said their edible plants were not allowed in the front lawn.