Which States are Eyeing Cannabis Decriminalization in 2016? The Leafly Roundup

Welcome to 2016! It’s sure to be an exciting year, and state legislators are already jumping on board to make progress. Legislators in Georgia, Illinois, Wyoming, and Virginia are all seeking to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of cannabis, and some of these states are making a second or third attempt to change policies. New Mexico is trying to join four other states (and one district) by legalizing cannabis in 2016.

Speaking of legalized states, Colorado and Oregon are still in a financial pickle, with Colorado in court over federal banking issues and Oregon hoping to increase medical marijuana fees along with its newly implemented tax hike.

Make your new year’s resolution to keep up on as much cannabis news and legalization updates as possible, starting with this one!

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