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Synonyms for decriminalizationde·crim·i·nal·iza·tion

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Wiktionary

  1. decriminalizationnoun

    Antonyms:
    criminalization

  2. decriminalizationnoun

    Antonyms:
    criminalization

Princeton's WordNet

  1. decriminalization, decriminalisationnoun

    legislation that makes something legal that was formerly illegal

    Synonyms:
    decriminalisation

    Antonyms:
    criminalization, criminalisation

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  1. List of paraphrases for "decriminalization":

    decriminalisation

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How to use decriminalization in a sentence?

  1. Olga Sanchez:

    Not only will it be amnesty, it will be a law to reduce jail time, we will propose decriminalization, create truth commissions, we will attack the causes of poverty, we will give scholarships to the youth and we will work in the field to get them out of the drug situation.

  2. Tom Angell:

    As a point of reference, in 2008 no major candidate even supported decriminalization when asked in a debate, and our movement had to chase them around New Hampshire and repeatedly harass them just to garner pledges to stop federal raids on state-legal medical marijuana patients.

  3. Neela Ghoshal:

    There is a disconnect between what is needed in terms of public health policy and what the government is willing to accept in terms of decriminalization.

  4. Kevin Sabet:

    Decriminalization begins the process of healing past harms while also forgoing the creation of a new, predatory industry keen on marketing extremely potent marijuana products.

  5. Andrea Motolcsi:

    The legalization and decriminalization approach is not benefiting anyone.

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