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Jonathan Blanks is a Research Associate in Cato’s Project on Criminal Justice. His writings have appeared in the Washington Post, The New Republic, Denver Post, Chicago Tribune, Capital Playbook (New York), Reason,,, and the Indianapolis Star, among others.

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Obama Says He Ended the “War on Drugs.” Don’t Believe Him

Washington Post (Online). July 18, 2014.

America’s Stupidest Criminal Laws

Washington Post (Online). June 25, 2014.

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