2014 CE
Oregon, Alaska and Washington DC legalizes cannabis for recreational purposes

In November of 2014, voters in Oregon, Alaska and Washington (D.C.) approved of an initiative that would legalize cannabis for recreational purposes. The legalized Marijuana Initiative was approved with 56% of the votes in Oregon, 53% of the votes in Alaska and over 70% of the votes in Washington D.C.

Source: Oregon Legalized Marijuana Initiative, Measure 91 (2014). Ballotpedia.

Drugs: Cannabis (marijuana)
Regions: USA (United States of America)
Topics: Taxation and regulation