Articles tagged with "sentencing reform"
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Free Rudi Gammo: Michiganders demand Gov. Whitmer pardon medical marijuana prisonerDavid Bienenstock - Published on August 31, 2021Read more
The City of Detroit gave him a medical marijuana license, but an overzealous prosecutor put him in prison. (Photo courtesy of Last Prisoner Project)
This plumber was sentenced to 12 years for growing marijuana in a legal state. How is that possible?Dave Howard - Published on March 30, 2021Read more
Outdated drug war laws and a secondary offense led to Thomas Laverty’s outrageous sentence.
Illinois officials say they’ve expunged 500,000 cannabis convictionsThe Associated Press - Published on January 4, 2021Read more
Gov. J.B. Pritzker pardoned 9,210 low-level marijuana convictions. Illinois police erased 492,000 others.
You can help free America’s cannabis prisoners. Here’s howBruce Barcott - Published on August 6, 2020Read more
Yes, people are in prison just for marijuana. Here are their names and what you can do to help release them.