Blog — November 2014

What Powers the Sudden Legalization of Cannabis in the US?

This week, Oregon, Alaska and Washington D.C. joined Colorado and Washington State on the list of US states to legalize or decriminalize cannabis (marijuana).

What powers this sudden and dramatic U-turn in drugs policy? Humanistic sense dawning on the authorities? The artful lobbying of the pro-campaigners? Or are local legislators just smoking some serious green?

Well, they’re definitely getting on high on one kind of green…

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