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

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 ste…

‘Incredibly Low’: Only 118 Pardons Granted for Pot Possession in First 4 Months

Liberal government brought in program to dispel stigma for Canadians with cannabis records. Four months after the Liberal government passed legislation to provide free, fast pot pardons, just 118 people have had their records cleared — a figure one obs…