Legalization

The following states and territories have passed laws allowing for the personal possession and consumption of cannabis by adults. Generally, this means a policy that supports a legally controlled market for marijuana, where consumers can buy marijuana for personal use from a safe legal source.

States/Territories with Legalized Marijuana

Alaska Arizona California
CNMI Colorado Connecticut
District of Columbia Guam Illinois
Maine Massachusetts Michigan
Montana Nevada New Jersey
New Mexico New York Oregon
Rhode Island Vermont Virginia
Washington