The Brookings Institute found that around 1/5 of the American population lives in a state where marijuana is legal for adult recreational use. They estimate 200 million reside in a state permitting medical marijuana. Some research suggests that people make decisions about where to live and relocate to states based on their marijuana laws. If you're one of those people, let us know!
Despite half of the states in America having legalized marijuana for recreational and medicinal purposes, the divisiveness of the drug remains fully intact. Fear of federal criminal liability and stigmatization leave many on the periphery of what is the fastest growing industry in North America.