Legalization of marijuana in colorado: the impact volume 3 • this report is a summary of some of the data from the national survey on drug use and health (nsduh), an annual survey sponsored by the substance abuse. 2014, dc voted by ballot initiative 71 to legalize marijuana possession and cultivation for personal recreational use (commercial production and sale not permitted) the law went into effect february 26, 2015 following 30 days of congressional review. What is marijuana legalization of marijuana for medical use or adult recreational use in a growing number of states may affect these views meeting summary. Legalization of marijuana: an overview before 1937, marijuana was freely bought, sold, grown, and smoked in the united states points of view reference center. Legalization of marijuana is bad public policy because the drug is addictive and significantly impairs bodily and mental functions.
In 1996, california voters approved proposition 215, the first legislation legalizing marijuana for medical purposes at the state level since then, 22 other states, along with he district of. Arizona becomes the 15th state to legalize medical marijuana when proposition 203, the arizona medical marijuana act, passes by a margin of 4,341 votes out of 1,678,351 votes cast in the nov 2, 2010 election. Recreational marijuana now legal in vermont as new law takes effect vermont became the ninth state in the country, along with washington, dc, to approve the recreational use of marijuana on july.
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