Legal recreational marijuana laws have begun to pass in states around the country. These measures are arriving subsequent to medical marijuana laws that originated in California in 1996. Today, there are 18 states (including Washington D.C.) that allow the use of medicinal marijuana. Many residents of the CSRA are now wondering if similar laws will be found on ballots in our area soon.
Here is what our legal expert had to say to Augusta's NBC News 26 on the subject: