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June 18, 2020

New Jersey: Assembly Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization Legislation

On Thursday, members of the New Jersey state Assmebly approved legislation to decriminalize the possession and distribution of up to two ounces of marijuana by adults.
June 18, 2020

New Jersey: Assembly Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization Legislation

Members of the New Jersey state Assembly approved legislation to decriminalize the possession and distribution of up to two ounces of marijuana by adults.

The post New Jersey: Assembly Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization Legislation appeared first on NORML.

June 17, 2020

Nevada: Officials Approve Unconditional Pardons for Those with Low-Level Marijuana Convictions

The move summarily pardons an estimated 15,000 people previously convicted of offenses involving the possession of up to one ounce of cannabis.

The post Nevada: Officials Approve Unconditional Pardons for Those with Low-Level Marijuana Convictions appeared first on NORML.

June 17, 2020

Nevada: Officials Approve Unconditional Pardons for Those with Low-Level Marijuana Convictions

"The Governor and the other members of the Board are to be commended for taking this proactive stance. Our sense of justice and our principles of fairness demand that officials move swiftly to right the past wrongs of cannabis prohibition and criminalization.”