National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
Marijuana may be coming out of the black market in Colorado and Washington state, but the drug, at least for now, will retain a decidedly underground feel: Users may not know what’s in it.
Washington and Colorado, both culturally and politically, offered fertile ground for legalization advocates — Washington for its liberal politics, Colorado for its libertarian streak, and both for their Western independence.
Voters in this presidential battleground state won’t just decide whether to go red or blue this fall but also green – as in weed or grass.
The surge of medical marijuana use in Colorado has started another debate in the state Legislature: What constitutes driving while high?