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GET THE FACTS

FACT: A Marijuana conviction


affects young people for a
lifetime. A conviction for marijuana
possession even a small amount can
bar young people from obtaining
scholarships, getting a job and impact
earnings down the road.

FACT: People are arrested and
spend time in jail for marijuana in
New Mexico. In Santa Fe County,
more than 100 people were booked into
the county jail for marijuana possession
last year.

More than 500 people were charged with
only marijuana possession in Bernalillo
County in 2013 alone.

FACT: Our jails are overcrowded.
Bernalillo County taxpayers spent more
than $10,000,000 on overcrowding in
MDC in 2013.

Persons charged with simple marijuana
possession face up to 90 days in jail a
long sentence for a non-violent offense.


This
Election
Day,
Prioritize
Police
Resources
by voting
FOR
Marijuana
decriminalization
And theyre listening.
Elected leaders on city councils,
county commissions and in the
state legislature say theyre
watching the vote and prepared
to act
if we vote FOR change.
Our vote sends the message
elected leaders and the country-
that its time for New Mexico to
move forward with practical
marijuana policies.
VOTE NOW Through NOV 4. DECRIMNM.org
Paid for by Practical Policies NM PAC, P. Davis Treas. Printed In House