Marijuana Midterms 2014: #LegalizeIt

Colorado’s Amendment 64, which is widely deemed to be a success across the social and political6957801651_2af76554a5_z spectrum (more on this later) allows adults 21+ to home grow up to six plants, as well as non-commercial exchanges of up to 1oz. And interestingly, many attribute Washington’s 81 percent voter turnout in 2012 – the highest in the nation – to Initiative 502. Indeed, marijuana is a hot-button issue.

Before examining the intersection of legalization and liberty, let’s briefly examine some features of Tuesday’s Marijuana Midterm Initiatives. (click to the next page to begin browsing the list of ballot propositions)…