Beyond Legal Marijuana
September 27, 2018
The Ohio State University
Thirty states already have laws legalizing marijuana in some form, and come November that number may expand through ballot initiatives in four states. But these new laws often do little to help people who have past marijuana convictions. Professor Douglas Berman describes this disconnect and what states and the federal government can do to address the problem.
For more on this topic
Read Berman’s SSN Brief, How States Can Ensure That Today’s Marijuana Reforms Also Ameliorate Harms Inflicted on Past Offenders
Check out his essay on the topic, Leveraging Marijuana Reform to Enhance Expungement Practices