Improving Odds: Momentum Building in Vermont to Legalize Recreational Marijuana Via the Legislature

By John Schroyer

Next year could be historic for the marijuana industry in more than one way.

While multiple states have a real shot at legalizing recreational cannabis via ballot measures in 2016 – including massive markets such as California – one appears poised to become the first to do so via the legislature: Vermont.

Two separate bills to legalize recreational cannabis in the state gained little traction this year. But they are both still alive, and there’s a good chance lawmakers will discuss one or both in the next legislative session, which begins in January.

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