Illinois Governor Pardons 11,000 for Low-level Marijuana Convictions

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Democrat JB Pritzker says pardons represent first wave of thousands expected under state’s new marijuana legalization law. Illinois governor JB Pritzker granted more than 11,000 pardons for low-level marijuana convictions on Tuesday, describing the step as a first wave of thousands of such expungements anticipated under the state’s new marijuana legalization law. The expungement process is a key part of the law, which takes effect on Wednesday and makes Illinois the 11th state to legalize…
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