Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Tumblr Email RedditWade into the political marijuana fields of Oregon, and you’ll find a medley of … - From Dope Magazine
Last November’s election did, however, expand the right to get high “for the fun of it.” Twenty additional cities or counties voted to allow for the first time the sale of recreational pot within their jurisdictions.
From the start, scores of cities and municipalities participated in the development of the marijuana industry, especially west of the Cascades.
East of the Cascades, dozens of local governments, led by city councils or county commissions, opted out of allowing cannabis businesses to set up shop.
Voters in plenty of cities and counties kept the pot business on ice, refusing to budge from their outright ban on the recreational sale of cannabis.
Prohibition is the law in some localities, especially in many of the more rural and less populated portions of the state.