On Trump's final day of being President of the United States, he granted clemency to a handful of people serving absurd sentences for cannabis offenses.
January 20, 2021
Cook County, Illinois may see further reforms in the criminal justice system.
December 22, 2020
More Americans than ever are supportive of expunging the records of those who have been convicted of cannabis-related crimes.
December 9, 2020
Thousands of people are finally getting pardoned for low-level pot crimes.
October 1, 2020
Sean Worsley was initially stopped by the police for playing his music too loudly.
July 14, 2020
According to a new report from the ACLU, racial disparities in marijuana arrests in some states have gotten worse—not better—since legalization.
April 28, 2020
The Equitable Hemp founder is becoming a powerful voice for the expungement movement.
December 23, 2019
After a grossly inaccurate drug field test, a homeless man ended up wrongfully incarcerated for weeks.
October 17, 2019
Minnesota judge throws out case after ruling that cops conducted an unconstitutional search.
October 10, 2019
Beto O'Rourke's legalization plan would include a monthly stipend for those formerly incarcerated for marijuana charges.
September 19, 2019
Film student Audrey Elizabeth Lorber is a medical cannabis patient in New York, but Russian courts say her authorization isn't valid in Russia.
September 3, 2019
Michael Pelletier and Mohan Sundaresan are using art to cope with the trauma of prohibition.
September 3, 2019
North Dakota policymakers are giving those with certain convictions a second chance.
July 11, 2019
Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby has already committed to end the prosecution of possession cases.
April 29, 2019
NYC seems intent on decriminalization, even as statewide legalization stalls in Albany.
April 8, 2019
Will this Supreme Court case legalize concentrates?
February 7, 2019
Two of the shipment's 11 federally-tested samples barely exceeded the legal 0.3 percent THC limit. Now, all 18,000 pounds of it will be tested for THC content.
February 5, 2019
Onondaga Country District Attorney William Fitzpatrick called the move "a simple matter of justice."
January 28, 2019
Owners face a year in prison, parole, probation, and are banned from Colorado's industry for 15 years.
January 25, 2019