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Washington Bill to Allow Expungement of Cannabis Convictions Receives Public Hearing Date

House Bill 1041, a proposal to allow for the expungement of cannabis possession misdemeanors in Washington State, has received a public hearing date in the House Public Safety Committee, the first step towards the proposal being approved through the committee. The hearing will take place at 10AM on January 16th at the John L O’Brien …

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Washington State Bill Would Allow Expungement of Past Cannabis Convictions

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Washington State Representative Joe Fitzgibbon has filed a proposal to allow those convicted of a cannabis possession misdemeanor to have the charge expunged from their record, meaning it would no longer appear on a background check. Identical legislation was filed by Rep. Fitzgibbon in the 2013 session; the proposal was approved in its first two …

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