Righting the Wrongs? Ganja Decriminalization and ‘Automatic’ Expungement of Criminal Records in Jamaica

This paper explores the level of inequality and arbitrariness that persons in contravention of the Dangerous Drugs Act have had to deal with in Jamaica in the context of a struggle between socio-economic groups and makes a case for making the retroactive removal of convictions relating to small quantities of marijuana truly automatic.

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