Category Archives: adult

Rhode Island governor plans to legalize recreational marijuana

(via Wikimedia Commons) Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo will propose a framework to legalize marijuana for adult recreational use, reports the Providence Journal. Raimondo says the proposal is an effort to keep pace with neighboring states that have already ended pot prohibition, such as such as Maine, Massachusetts, and Vermont. New York and New Jersey […]

New York governor plans to legalize recreational marijuana in 2019

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) is taking steps to make New York the next state to legalize recreational cannabis use for adults. Cuomo on Thursday announced plans to include marijuana legalization as part of his executive budget for 2019, reports the New York Post. “As we work to implement the report’s recommendations through legislation, […]

South African court rules that private marijuana use is legal

(courtesy MaxPixel.net) Adults in South Africa are allowed to use cannabis in the privacy of their own homes, according to a new court ruling. South Africa’s top court on Tuesday said that adults are allowed to cultivate and consume cannabis in “a private place” as long as it is for personal use, reports CBS News. […]