Marijuana is also up for vote in other elections this Tuesday: Guam votes on medical marijuana; two cities in Maine will vote to legalize; 11 cities in Michigan will vote to remove fees and fines for possession; and Washington will vote over marijuana taxes. Also, Colorado lawmakers were considering a 2014 vote to ban on edibles, but caved to strong public backlash.
Looking ahead to 2016, there are strong pushes for legalization and decriminalization, to different degrees, in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Massachusetts, Maine, Montana, Mississippi, and Nevada. If you live in those states, join the fight.
Now, let’s briefly examine the intersection of legalization and liberty….