Tag: Albuquerque marijuana

Marijuana Now Decriminalized in New Mexico’s Most Populated City (Just in Time for 4/20)

An ordinance decriminalizing the possession of personal amounts of marijuana has officially taken effect in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The new law coincidentally (or maybe not!) takes effect on 4/20, the unofficial cannabis holiday (the law officially took effect as the clocks hit midnight MDT). The law taking effect comes a little over two weeks after it …

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Albuquerque Mayor Signs Marijuana Decriminalization Ordinance Into Law

The mayor of Albuquerque, New Mexico has signed into law an ordinance that decriminalizes the personal possession of marijuana. The new law, approved by the city council earlier this month in a 5 to 4 vote, makes the possession of up to an ounce (28 grams) of marijuana a simple $25 ticket. It was signed …

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Albuquerque City Council Gives Approval to Marijuana Decriminalization Ordinance

The Albuquerque, New Mexico City Council has passed an ordinance that would decriminalize the possession of personal amounts of marijuana. The ordinance, which was approved by the council in a close 5 to 4 vote,  would make the possession of up to an ounce (28 grams) of marijuana a simple $25 ticket. Currently possessing even …

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Albuquerque, New Mexico City Council Passes Measure to Decriminalize Cannabis

The Albuquerque, New Mexico City Council today passed a measure to decriminalize the possession of up to an ounce of cannabis. The proposal was approved with a 5 to 4 vote. The ordinance would remove the possession of an ounce or less of cannabis from the city’s criminal code, effectively making it no longer a …

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