Note: This article is a must read for anyone interested in drug war reform. 600,000 people were still arrested for possession last year while 29 states have some form of legalization. 64% are in favor of use according to recent polls. The biggest barrier has been the federal government and now with Trump/Sessions this barrier will get larger as this group plans to continue rolling back recent improvements on many fronts. For those unfamiliar with drug policy and its history this is a key article. For those who want an authoritative update this article is the best.