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Michigan, Missouri, and Utah all added their names to the list of states that have legalized marijuana, to some degree. While Missouri and Utah approved initiatives to allow medical marijuana, Michigan became the first Midwest state to legalize recreational marijuana use.
Not only that, but more local decriminalization measures were successful as well. Here's a look at 2018's "Green Wave."
Along with state legalization efforts, several Ohio cities voted to decriminalize marijuana, and cities and counties in Wisconsin approved nonbinding ballot questions calling for weed reform. And a few Democrat governors won races after making cannabis central to their platform:
This is where we put our obligatory reminder that marijuana remains illegal under federal law.
In terms of Michigan's plan for recreational pot, the new law would:
While the law goes into effect next week, commercial weed sales aren't expected until the state can draft and enact a regulatory scheme, so your cannabiz is probably put on hold until early 2020.
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