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
Vermont Virginia Washington