Articles tagged with "cannabis pardon"
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How to apply for a Biden weed pardonBruce Barcott - Published on March 3, 2023Read more
After months of waiting, the federal marijuana pardon application is finally available. Here’s how to get yours.
The Roll-up #261: Joe Biden’s big announcementLeafly Podcasts - Published on October 14, 2022Read more
This week we take a deeper look at Biden’s presidential cannabis pardons and his promise to start the rescheduling process.
President Biden to pardon federal marijuana prisoners and start rescheduling processBruce Barcott and Calvin Stovall - Published on October 6, 2022Read more
This is a big fucking deal. Biden frees prisoners and starts a process that could result in legalization.”Sending people to jail for possessing marijuana has upended too many lives,” he tweeted.
How Corvain Cooper went from life in prison to presidential pardonDanté Jordan - Published on March 1, 2021Read more
Corvain Cooper was a non-violent cannabis prisoner until he received a presidential pardon. Learn more about his story on Leafly.
America’s longest-held cannabis captive Richard DeLisi will be set free in DecemberFatma Khaled - Published on November 10, 2020Read more
Richard DeLisi was sentenced to 98 years in prison for marijuana trafficking in Florida. He’ll be freed early in December 2020.
Nevada governor pardons thousands of past cannabis convictionsChris Kudialis - Published on June 22, 2020Read more
Gov. Steve Sisolak’s move restores opportunities in financial aid, housing, voting, and other life basics previously denied.
Maine governor issues historic pardon to tribal attorney for 1968 cannabis convictionThe Associated Press - Published on January 8, 2020Read more
Don Gellers had been ‘singled out and targeted’ to stop the Passamaquoddy tribe’s land claims.