Category Archives: Recreational Marijuana

Ballot could add legal marijuana to Las Vegas’ list of vices | PBS NewsHour

A proposal on the Nov. 8 state ballot would legalize marijuana in Nevada.

Source: Ballot could add legal marijuana to Las Vegas’ list of vices | PBS NewsHour

Billionaire activists like Sean Parker and George Soros are fueling the campaign to legalize pot – LA Times

Activist billionaires Sean Parker and George Soros and companies hoping to profit from legalizing marijuana in California have helped this year’s campaign for Proposition 64 raise close to $16 million, about four times the amount spent on a failed effort in 2010.

Source: Billionaire activists like Sean Parker and George Soros are fueling the campaign to legalize pot – LA Times

Report: Marijuana sales to quadruple after election | TheHill

Voters in five states face ballot measures on legalizing recreational pot.

Source: Report: Marijuana sales to quadruple after election | TheHill

Legalizing recreational marijuana is bad for public health

When states legalize recreational marijuana, there’s a surge in marijuana-related traffic fatalities and poisonings, especially among children.

Source: Legalizing recreational marijuana is bad for public health

Legal pot is still a tough deal for investors

With California voters poised to legalize marijuana next month, investors from both the Golden State and the country at large face a big choice.

Source: Legal pot is still a tough deal for investors

Your Election Day guide to recreational marijuana

The second Tuesday in November will bring about more than just a blessed end to the grim presidential race. It might also be the day that five more states will legalize recreational marijuana. Voters in Arizona, Maine, Massachusetts, Nevada and California — all of which have legalized medicinal marijuana

Source: Your Election Day guide to recreational marijuana