Marijuana legalization votes this week in Colorado and Washington state don’t just set up an epic state-federal showdown on drug law for residents. The measures also open the door for marijuana tourism.
The statewide amendment to legalize marijuana use for adults in Colorado has passed.
Colorado is known for ballots packed with constitutional amendments and voter initiatives. But this year, voters in the state will see a relatively lean ballot.
If it passes, Amendment 64 could have the U.S Justice Department suing the state of Colorado.
Colorado will see only three statewide questions on the ballot and one of them is Amendment 64, which would allow the state to regulate marijuana like alcohol.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock on Monday morning plans to outline his reasons why he thinks Colorado voters should vote down Amendment 64, which would legalize possession of marijuana for adults in the state.