Illinois: Governor Issues Over 11,000 Pardons Ahead of Marijuana Legalization
by Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director December 31, 2019 Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker today issued over 11,000 pardons to those with low-level marijuana convictions. The action came on the eve of the enactment of legislation legalizing adult-use cannabis sales. “As one of