So that happened yesterday. Obviously, Justin Bieber's arrest was big news around the Internet—and on the Slatest (glass houses, and all that)—but I'm guessing Andrea Mitchell and her producers would have preferred to have that particular transition back. Also note: The news of Bieber's arrest had already broken; the reason for the interruption was simply his appearance before a judge.
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But the next president might.
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Here are the facts.
The Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana Offender
What should happen to weed users and dealers busted before the stuff was legal?