New laws chart course for marijuana legalization

How Colorado and Washington State govern their legal pot markets will be a test case for the rest of the U.S.
Time Magazine (US)
Saturday, October 19, 2013

Nearly a year after Colorado and Washington State voted to become the first states to legalize recreational marijuana, the detailed rules governing how pot will be grown, sold and taxed are finally complete. And as the two states implement their different approaches, the whole world is watching. This week, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) announced a new panel, headed by California Lieut. Governor Gavin Newsom, to draft a possible 2016 ballot measure to legalize pot in California.