America and Cannabis

Many of our readers wonder what the deal is with Cannabis in the USA. It’s not all peaches and creams for all states thats why we are writing a small piece about it. Each state has different laws regarding the possession and use of cannabis.

A good overview of what the standpoint is in marijuana in the US lies in the link below.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legality_of_cannabis_by_U.S._jurisdiction

The above link will equip you with enough knowledge to understand what’s going on in the green scene in America. You will be able to find out out all the crucial information you need to know to turn seed to succeed.

USA States Where Recreational Cannabis is Legal

  • Massachusetts
  • Nevada
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Montana
  • Colorado
  • Virginia
  • New Mexico
  • Connecticut
  • Washington
  • Alaska
  • Oregon
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Michigan
  • California
  • Maine

Aside from recreational marijuana being permitted in the above states, you might also be wondering about the laws on growing cannabis in the legal states.

States in America that permit you to cultivate cannabis indoors for recreational or medical use

  • Alaska
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Nevada
  • Oregon
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington

Now you maybe wondering which states cannabis remains illegal in America? In non chronological order, here is the states in the US where marijuana is looked at unfavourably.

  • Nebraska
  • North Carolina
  • Iowa
  • Mississippi
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Oklahoma
  • Virginia
  • Alabama
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Indiana

Can You Smoke Weed Legally in Public in the US?

This is another big question that is being asked by concerned cannabis connoisseurs in the US, “Can I smoke weed in public in America?” Well the answer to that is, check your local laws! There are states such as New Jersey,┬áMontana, Arizona that allow for its use as long as you abide by their rules.

If you want more information or can offer some advice on marijuana whether its growing or breeding cannabis plants in the USA, please don’t hesitate to leave a comment below.

When Did Recreational Weed Become Legal in the USA?

In 2012, Colorado and Washinton approved of ballot initiatives to legalise recreational cannabis use. However California made headlines as being the 1st state in the USA to introduce decriminalisation of weed for medical purposes. Later along, other states followed.

Final thoughts

The last thing we need to say is to check your local laws regarding cannabis before you commit to anything. It pays to know the rules so you can avoid breaking them. Happy growing team and always stay green!

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