But state laws and research not yet on their side.
Bipartisan bill would expunge records of 89,000 marijuana offenders, helping them get better jobs, wages.
17,000 arrested in state in 2018. Negative consequences include loss of jobs, housing and financial aid.
State legislatures set the rules impacting who will succeed in the marijuana business.
Even in areas where it's legal, can cause problems for immigrants.
Statewide racial disparity in arrests for pot possession cited in Gov. Evers’ decriminalization proposal.
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