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New York Assembly Passes Bill to Seal Records for Cannabis Misdemeanor Convictions

New York Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Chair of the Governmental Operations Committee Crystal Peoples-Stokes yesterday announced the passage of legislation that would permit the permanent sealing of certain cannabis convictions in an effort to curb the long lasting effects of criminal records. Currently, an individual charged with possession of 25 grams of cannabis or …

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