non-violent marijuana offenders

50 Women Freed Early from Oklahoma Prisons This Week

50 Women Freed Early from Oklahoma Prisons This Week

The United States leads the world in incarcerations, and the cost of keeping so many people locked up has taken a toll on our country and our communities. Many states across the country have had to start getting creative with how to handle their prison populations. In some states, inmates have been forced to share […]

DC City Council Votes Unanimously in Support of Bill to Seal Records of Non-Violent Marijuana Offenders

DC City Council Votes Unanimously in Support of Bill to Seal Records of Non-Violent Marijuana Offenders

Yesterday, the City Council in Washington DC doubled down on their progressive marijuana law reform stance; they unanimously passed a resolution through the first step of their law adoption process yesterday that would seal the criminal records of non-violent cannabis offenders. The bill, which was introduced last fall by Washington DC Councilmember David Grosso, if […]