Gov. Tim Walz Names Former Minneapolis City Attorney To Lead Minnesota’s Cannabis Expungement Board



Gov. Tim Walz tapped James Rowader as the executive director of the new Cannabis Expungement Board.

Rowader, former Minneapolis City Attorney and director of people and culture for Minnesota’s ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union), will assume the new position on March 25, reported CBS News.

Walz said he was proud to name Rowader to the position. “The board will play a critical role in addressing and reducing disparities in our criminal justice system,” Walz continued. “Rowader has demonstrated leadership and legal talent across public, private, and nonprofit sectors, and I’m confident in …

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