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Why Oregon legalized marijuana?

On Monday, Oregon became the first state in the nation to legalize the recreational use of marijuana, according to a news release from the Oregon Health Authority.Oregon will allow people 21 and older to possess up to one ounce of marijuana for personal use.The measure allows adults 21 and...

How to Legalize Marijuana in Oregon

Oregon’s legal marijuana industry has blossomed, with sales of the drug exceeding $2.5 million in 2016, up from $1.5 billion a year earlier.But the state’s economy is still struggling with unemployment, a recession and an overall decline in the number of people who use marijuana for medicinal purposes.The industry...