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California lawmakers approve bill to dismiss old marijuana convictions

(Photo via Flickr jessepoole w/ CC license) Californians with prior marijuana-related criminal convictions could see their history erased, thanks to a newly approved bill. The state’s Senate passed Assembly Bill 1793 on Wednesday, requiring California’s Department of Justice to review all records of pot convictions eligible for “recall or dismissal of sentence, dismissal and sealing, […]