Published On: Thu, Oct 6th, 2022
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Biden pardons thousands of Americans convicted of ‘simple possession’ of pot

U.S. President Joe Biden speaking at IBM facility in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

U.S.President Joe Biden is pardoning thousands of Americans convicted of “simple possession” of marijuana under federal law, as his administration takes a dramatic step toward decriminalizing the drug and addressing charging practices that disproportionately impact people of colour.

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