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Adult Use of Marijuana Act

California’s Lieutenant Governor Endorses Adult Use of Marijuana Act

California’s Lieutenant Governor Endorses Adult Use of Marijuana Act

On March 21, 2016, California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom endorsed the legalization of recreational marijuana in the state.

Blue Ribbon Commission on Marijuana Policy

California voters can likely anticipate a ballot measure in 2016 to tax, regulate and legalize marijuana for adult consumption. This 2015 report identifies the issues that need to be considered and addressed, outlines options for addressing these issues, and lays out the likely consequences of the policy options. Issues addressed include: the national context, California context, protecting children and youth, ensuring public safety, taxes, regulations, and balancing law and regulation.


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