Now the pot is legal in Canada, many people have wondered what it means for individuals with a pot conviction on their record. Since pot was made legal back in October 2018, there hasn’t been much progress in this area.
The Canadian government has made many promises about making the pardons process easier for people with a pot conviction, and we may finally have the update we have all been waiting for. On June 19, 2019, Canada passed Bill C-93, which is meant to make the possession pardons for pot process easier for people. To help people figure out what this new development means, we put together the below infographic. This infographic describes what Bill C-93 is and how it can help people who need possession pardons for pot.