MORE: Voter's Edge California Election Guide; Learn what's on your ballot hereWhere is recreational marijuana already legal?
Proposition 64, which legalizes recreational use of marijuana, is projected to pass. Proponents argued that it's important to be able to control, regulate and tax marijuana.
Rapper and weed enthusiast Snoop Dogg took to social media to express his feelings on the new laws.
Voters in Arizona failed to approve a ballot measure legalizing marijuana for general use by adults.
ME residents have voted to legalize marijuana for recreational use in their state. The drug will be subject to Mass. state sales tax of 6.25 percent as well as a special 3.75 percent excise tax on marijuana. The United States has never been more supportive for legalization, the 6th largest GDP in world - California - approved adult-use, and Florida, who also voted for Trump, approved medical use by over 70%. Will advisors and possible appointees such as Chris Christie, Rudy Giuliani, and Mike Pence push Trump to try to undo the spreading marijuana legalization movement?
Marijuana won't become available at the retail level until after a state rulemaking process that could be slow and arduous.
Snoop, 43, has been open about his personal drug use in the past and is a keen advocate of cannabis, which he is legally allowed to use to treat migraines in California.
Ryan says he'll seek re-election as speaker
Operatives on both sides say they expect the GOP to lose perhaps 10-15 seats for the new Congress that convenes January 3. Gwen Moore, a Milwaukee Democrat, did not face a Republican challenger in her bid for re-election to a seventh term.
Wentz rallies Eagles, but they fall short against Giants
They meet the New York Giants (1 p.m., FOX ) in an NFC East clash that nearly certainly will prove to be a watershed event. Vernon, signed during the offseason to beef up the Giants' pass rush, has just one sack and seven hurries.
Law enforcement officials were disheartened by the legalisation of Proposition 64 in the state and aim at keeping a close eye on the following of the rules and regulations by the people.
Proposition 64 allows Californians over the age of 21 to buy and use marijuana in amounts of up to one ounce, and allows people to grow up to six marijuana plants at home.
Marijuana is still illegal in the eyes of the federal government. But the CEO of Privateer Holdings, a USA -based private equity firm that focuses on investing in the marijuana sector, says he expects Canadian producers will enter into partnerships and joint ventures with their neighbours to the south following the referendums.
But there have also been several instances of "marijuana tourists" requiring medical attention after enjoying too much on their trip; The number of out-of-staters who ended up in the hospital doubled when pot was legalized in Colorado. Marijuana is set to be taxed at 10 percent and subject to local restrictions.
But that attitude toward marijuana appears to be waning across the nation.
"Go against millions of supporters, against states' rights, against where the public is?"