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In 2015, state legislators considered bills to legalize marijuana in 21 states, decriminalize marijuana possession in 17 states, and legalize medical marijuana in 19 states.

Most of the action in 2015 was aimed at achieving substantial victories in 2016, which is slated to be the most successful year in the history of the movement to end marijuana prohibition.

With this in mind, the Marijuana Policy Project is hereby releasing its top 10 list for 2015.

I'm excluding international and scientific developments, instead focusing on policy developments in the United States.

Click here to read the complete article

Rob Kampia, Executive director, Marijuana Policy Project ~ HuffingtonPost.com ~

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Tuesday March 10

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Tuesday March 10

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Tuesday March 10

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Tuesday March 10

The Hotel Industry Is Making a Killing Off Marijuana Legalization, Study Finds - Cannabis News

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A new study found that Colorado’s hospitality industry can thank legal weed for making $130…

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Wednesday March 11

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