What Happens If DC Legalizes Marijuana?

What Happens If DC Legalizes Marijuana?

This November, Washington voters will decide whether to legalize marijuana in the District. Kojo explores how Colorado and Washington state have fared since they legalized marijuana in 2012.

This November, voters will decide whether to legalize marijuana in the District of Columbia. If voters approve Referendum 71, adult residents could possess up to two ounces of the drug, and grow as many as six plants at home. Kojo explores how Colorado and Washington state have fared since they legalized marijuana in 2012.

Guests

Martin Austermuhle

Producer / Reporter, WAMU.org

Ben Markus

Reporter, Colorado Public Radio

Evan Bush

Reporter, Seattle Times

Adam Eidinger

Chairman, D.C. Cannabis Campaign; Founder and Partner, Mintwood Media Collective; Co-founder Capitol Hemp

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