Expungments Starting For Past Marijuana Offenses

Expungments Starting For Past Marijuana Offenses

ILLINOIS (RFD) — A part of the law that is going to legalize marijuana in Illinois for adult use is the expungment of past arrest records of non-violent drug offenses connected to marijuana possession. And now the first steps are being taken to wipe clean the records of past offenders. Democrat Governor JB Pritzker says early in the bill writing process this issue was brought to his attention and now he knows plenty of people whose lives have been impacted by a low level drug conviction.

The first expungments occurred this week in Cook County. Some past offenders may have their record cleared automatically others may have to petition the court for action.

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James Taylor w/ Jackson Browne

James Taylor w/ Jackson Browne

December 4 @ 7:30 PM Legendary singer/songwriter James Taylor & His All-Star Band with special guest Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Jackson Browne and his band at Enterprise Center. ON SALE • Friday, August 27th @ 10am PRICES • $59.50, $79.50, $125.00 Click HERE to purchase tickets

Dream Theater

Dream Theater

POSTPONED!! Dream Theater with special guest Arch Echo at Stifel Theatre on Saturday, December 4th ON SALE • NOW PRICES • $24.50, $36.50, $51.50, $66.50 and $82 Click HERE to purchase tickets

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