This is a press release from NORML and appears here with permission.

The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) is urging the Biden Administration to expeditiously move forward on its promise to provide pardons for low-level federal marijuana convictions.

The President announced the issuance of pardons for low-level marijuana-specific convictions on October 6, 2022 as part of a  set of actions critical of federal prohibition. Thousands of people with federal convictions for simple marijuana possession are eligible for pardons, which would help to alleviate …

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