Marijuana legalization is working; most Americans are on board: Today’s talker

As of Thursday, marijuana for adult recreational use is legal in Michigan as the voter-approved ballot initiative went into effect. 

What Michigan’s vote on marijuana tells us

By Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno

Michigan joined nine other states and Washington, D.C., on Thursday in legalizing marijuana for adult recreational use. It’s the first state outside of the West and Northeast to do so, and it reflects just how dramatically public opinion in America has shifted on marijuana. In just 10 years, legalization has gone from more at