100s of pot convictions to be tossed under DA plan: ‘A simple matter of justice’

“One should not be stigmatized with a criminal record by virtue of the fact they were born too early.” –DA William Fitzpatrick. If marijuana is going to be legal in the state of New York in the near future, why should someone have their life impacted by a pot conviction that happened when it was illegal? If you or someone you know has a marijuana conviction dating back to at least 20 years, contact DA Fitzpatrick’s office. However, there are certain qualifications under Fitzpatrick’s plan. To read more, click here [link]