Legalized Marijuana Expansion Overshadowed by Election as Top News of 2016

Legalized Marijuana Expansion Overshadowed by Election as Top News of 2016  as the U.S. elections top American list of 10 top news events in 2016.

Cannabis Legalization in 2016

While the expansion of legalized marijuana into four more states was one of three news events the most people deemed unimportant.

For the first time more Australians support decriminalising the use of marijuana than those who back retaining its classification as an illicit drug, a survey conducted over three decades has found.

As legal marijuana use spreads rapidly across the U.S., Mexican legislators are taking small steps to decriminalize pot in a country where the war on drugs has killed more than 100,000 people over the past decade.