New Orleans: City Eliminates Penalties for Marijuana Possession, Vacates Thousands of Past Convictions

A separate ordinance passed by the city clears the criminal records of those convicted of low-level marijuana possession offenses. It is estimated that some 10,000 residents will be granted blanket pardons under this action.

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