State drug law’s effects are difficult to predict | Opinion |

When the Oregon Legislature adopted House Bill 2355 and sent it to the governor for her signature, there was a fair amount of hoopla in the press. One headline said the Legislature “decriminalized” drug possession (not true). Another declared that drug possession in Oregon was now a misdemeanor (only partially true). Here is what the Legislature actually did, and the interesting potential consequences in the real world.

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