New York Lawmakers Advance Bill Reducing Marijuana Possession Penalties, Expunging Past Convictions

New York Lawmakers Advance Bill Reducing Marijuana Possession Penalties, Expunging Past Convictions | Paul Armentano

ALBANY, NY — New York State lawmakers late last week advanced legislation to the Governor’s desk amending marijuana possession penalties and establishing procedures for the automatic expungement of prior, low-level cannabis convictions. The legislation, Assembly Bill 8420-A, reduces the penalty for minor marijuana possession violations (up to one ounce) to a $50 fine. It also amends penalties for […]

New York Lawmakers Advance Bill Reducing Marijuana Possession Penalties, Expunging Past Convictions | The Daily Chronic

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