Voters in Michigan have opted to make their state the next to legalize marijuana.
A ballot measure to replace cannabis prohibition with a legal and regulated system of cultivation and sales was well ahead on Tuesday night with more than 50 percent of precincts reporting, and ABC projected that it passed.
The measure will allow adults over 21 to possess, grow and use small amounts of marijuana legally. Those provisions are set to take effect within 10 days of the vote being certified, which should be soon, meaning that cannabis is expected to become legal in the state this month.
Portions of the new law allowing for licensed