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decriminalization  decriminalisation  Decriminalaztion  decriminalise  decriminalised
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Legislation that makes something legal that was formerly illegal WordNet 3.0
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Legislation that makes something legal that was formerly illegal WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Decriminalization or decriminalisation is the legislative process which removes prosecutions against an action so that the action remains illegal but has no criminal penalties or at most some civil fine. Wikipedia
Reduced or absence of a criminal penalty for certain acts, illegal or legal Wikidata
The act of making a previously criminal activity no longer treatable as a criminal offence. Wiktionary
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The decriminalization of all plant-based psychedelics. Wiktionary