April 4, 2013

Marijuana: Changing Attitudes

Map: The Legal State of Marijuana

Map: The Legal State of Marijuana

American states are a patchwork of various marijuana laws. Since California legalized medicinal use of marijuana in 1996, other states have followed suit while others have rejected such efforts. Washington and Colorado became the first states to fully legalize marijuana in 2012, despite federal laws that maintain marijuana use is illegal.