California: Sonoma County District Attorney To Vacate Thousands Of Past Marijuana Convictions

Generic 7 March 2018 | 0 Comments

The District Attorney’s Office for Sonoma County, California (population 502,000) is directing staff to review and vacate thousands of past marijuana convictions. County officials estimate that an estimated 3,000 cases are eligible for either a sentencing reduction or expungement. The Sonoma County D.A.’s actions follow those of district attorneys for Alameda County, San Diego County, […]

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California: Alameda County District Attorney To Vacate Thousands Of Past Marijuana Convictions

Generic 21 February 2018 | 0 Comments

The District Attorney for Alameda County has announced her intent to automatically vacate thousands of past marijuana convictions. Alameda County, which includes Oakland, is the 7th-most populous county in California. According to the DA’s office, there are an estimated 6,000 marijuana convictions eligible for either a sentence reduction or a dismissal. “California is offering a […]

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