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We co-hosted a great legislative briefing with @CARPLSLegal. Thanks to the offices of @repdeliaramirez, @RepLCollins, @RepGuzzardi39,
@LamontJRobinson, Rep. Guerrero-Cuellar,
@SenatorLaura, @sengillespie, @ElgieSims for attending. And thanks to @GeryChico for emceeing!

Ready to clear your marijuana record but aren’t sure where to start? You are not alone.

Visit or call 855-963-9532 to see if you qualify for FREE legal aid today. #NewLeafIllinois

We hosted a great briefing today with @Prairie_State. Thanks to @RepHalpin, @SenALJohnson, @RepHaas, @RepMaura, @jyangrohr & Rep. McLaughlin for attending. And thanks to Patti Bellock, IEJF board member for serving as event emcee!

Beyond proud to partner with @_IEJF to champion #NewLeafIllinois, the state-funded program dedicated to clearing Illinoisans’ cannabis convictions for free. Learn more about their crucial work here:

Great profile in @2CivilityOrg of Clarissa Gaff, exec dir. of @lincolnlegalaid. Clarissa talks about the incredible impact COVID-19 has had on @lincolnlegalaid clients and how she tries to maintain some work-life balance during a pandemic.

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