A Clean Slate

open cell with marijuanaState Rep. Ann Lininger, D-38, co-chaired the legislature’s joint committee charged with figuring out the whys and wherefores of legalized marijuana.

Not covered by that committee was the notion that people who are serving long terms for something which is now legal should start seeing less jail time. President Obama recently joined in supporting this idea nationally.

Lininger reports on how the Oregon legislature addressed these issues with its own versions.