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Jamie Pietras

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Jamie Pietras

Jamie Pietras, who's written for publications including In These
Times and received awards from the Ohio Society of Professional
Journalists, is working on a book about the history of federal drug
control policy.


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It started with Congress, which in 1998 voted to deny federal financial
aid to students with minor drug convictions like marijuana possession.
Now the use of financial aid as an incentive to cu