Law 360: Sealing Marijuana Convictions Is A Win For Justice System

By Cy Vance Jr.
August 25, 2019

There is no reason why a conviction for a low-level offense like smoking marijuana should follow someone for life. Two weeks ago, I joined with New York’s leading public defenders to announce that, thanks to a novel class action strategy we developed, a judge has ordered the sealing of convictions for 350 people at once.