Washington D.C. Decriminalizes Usage of Marijuana

According to Policy Mic, the nations capital came to a unanimous decision last week to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana ( <Ounce). The effects of this new decriminalization are said to go into play this summer. Possession will now be a fine of only $25, however, public usage/consumption can still earn one a spot in jail up to 60 days and a maximum fine of $500. Washington and 17 other states have now decriminalized marijuana usage. Who will be next?

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(Source: Washington Post)

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