amnesty

  1. Ron Strider

    Canada: Amnesty For Marijuana Arrests Must Be Part Of New Legislation

    Canada has an opportunity to be a world leader in progressive pot policy. Amnesty should be central to our legalization plan, instead of an afterthought. Marijuana legalization was a key pillar of the Liberal platform in the 2015 election and the successful implementation of this promise will...
  2. K

    MA: Proposed Bill Explores Amnesty For Marijuana-Related Charges

    Boston - Lawmakers are proposing a controversial bill in Beacon Hill that would apply to those jailed for possession or selling of marijuana. The bill aims to provide amnesty to prisoners who are facing time for marijuana-related charges. Lawmakers said they will have a drafted bill ready...
  3. K

    CA: Lawmakers Offer Tax Amnesty To Pot Shops

    Sacramento, Calif. - Estimating that two-thirds of the medical marijuana stores in California have failed to pay sales taxes, state officials on Tuesday took a carrot-and-stick approach to persuade pot shops to pay the $106 million owed. With the state preparing to license medical marijuana...
  4. K

    AU: Medical Cannabis Amnesty Not The Way To Go

    More than 95 per cent of respondents to a Daily Advertiser poll overwhelmingly supported an amnesty on medical cannabis but Wagga MP Daryl Maguire isn't convinced. On Wednesday, Griffith-based medical cannabis campaigner Kelly Cameron joined a chorus of voices calling for police to ignore...