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Gov. Inslee plans to pardon thousands of marijuana convictions

“Washington Gov. Inslee to pardon marijuana convictions”

“Inslee called it an injustice that small-time convictions have hampered people’s ability to buy a house, get a job or chaperone field trips.”

“More than six years after the state legalized the adult use of marijuana, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said Friday [Jan. 4] he plans to pardon thousands of people convicted of small-time possession charges — the latest in a series of moves by states and cities to ease the burdens people face from having minor criminal records for using pot,” byu Gene Johnson, Associated Press, via KING-5 TV News, Seattle. Read more

Posted by Steve on January 4, 2019 at 7:57 pm | Permalink

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