Category: US Cannabis Laws

California

California

In 1996, California voters enacted the Compassionate Use Act (CUA), which made California the first state to legalize marijuana for medical use. Subsequently, in 2004, the California’s medical marijuana law was amended with SB 420, which added additional protections to...

Alaska

Alaska

Ballot Measure 8 was passed on November 3rd, 1998 by 58% of voters and took effect on June 2nd, 1999. Ballot Measure 8 was then amended by Senate Bill 94, which mandated that all patients seeking legal protection under this...