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The Top 10 Events of 2016 that Shaped Marijuana Policy

By NORML The Top 10 Events of 2016 that Shaped Marijuana Policy #1 Adult Use Marijuana Laws Win Big on Election Day Voters in eight states on Election Day decided in favor of legalizing marijuana. In four states – California, Maine, Massachusetts, and Nevada – voters backed statewide initiatives regulating the adult use, possession, and …

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The Top 10 Cannabis Policy Victories of 2015

By Rob Kampia, Marijuana Policy Project In 2015, state legislators considered bills to legalize marijuana in 21 states, decriminalize marijuana possession in 17 states, and legalize medical marijuana in 19 states. Most of the action in 2015 was aimed at achieving substantial victories in 2016, which is slated to be the most successful year in …

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