Monthly Archives: February 2021

Marijuana Is Legal in New Jersey, but Sales Are Months Away

Marijuana Is Legal in New Jersey, but Sales Are Months Away Legislation signed on Monday decriminalizes the use or possession of up to six ounces of cannabis, ending an era of disproportionate arrests in communities of color.

Cannabis in Alaska

”Uncle Herb’s” marijuana retail store, Homer Cannabis in Alaska is legal for recreational use since 2015. It was first legalized by the court ruling Ravin v. State in 1975, but later recriminalized by Measure 2 in 1990. Ballot measures in 2000 and 2004 attempted (but failed) to legalize recreational use, until finally Measure 2 in […]

Cannabis in Jamaica

Use of cannabis in Jamaica A ganja farm in Westmoreland Parish, Jamaica Cannabis in Jamaica is illegal, but possession of small amounts was reduced to a petty offence in 2015. Cannabis is locally known as ganja, and internationally cannabis consumption plays a prominent role in the nation’s public image, being tied to cultural touchstones such […]