criminal justice reform
Last Prisoner Project, dead prez, and Keep Austin Weed are teaming up to promote criminal justice reform.
March 10, 2023
Senate Bill 288 aims to target criminal justice reform, and if passed it would also allow record sealing and expungement programs for those convicted of possession of cannabis paraphernalia in Ohio.
December 2, 2022
The Weldon Project’s Mission Green initiative is working to free those behind bars for marijuana-related offenses.
September 29, 2022
Evelyn LaChappelle had no previous criminal record and did not even touch the plant. But she was still given an 87-month sentence for a cannabis-related crime.
April 16, 2021
Members of Congress penned a letter to President Joe Biden urging him to pardon nonviolent cannabis offenders.
February 18, 2021
Steps are being made to repair the damage done by cannabis prohibition, but the incremental changes are not enough.
February 4, 2021
Illinois is keeping their promise to expunge records.
January 5, 2021
In a groundbreaking decision, a state district judge in New Mexico ruled in favor of inmates having access to medical cannabis.
January 4, 2021
According to an analysis, police officers in New York's capital may still be targeting Black people when it comes to marijuana law enforcement.
August 3, 2020
Santa Clara County is making significant strides towards criminal justice reform.
April 27, 2020