Democratic Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero signed legislation today legalizing the personal possession of marijuana by adults, and establishing regulations governing the plant’s commercial production and retail sale. Guam is a US territory with an estimated population of 165,000 people.
strong>Oregon and Alaska legalized and regulated the commercial production and sale of marijuana for adults, while voters residing in the nation’s capitol and in numerous other cities nationwide similarly decided this Election Day to eliminate marijuana possession penalties.
With 56 of 58 precincts reporting, voters in Guam have approved a medical marijuana measure with over 56% of the vote.
You can read the details of the measure here. When implemented, it would allow patients in Guam to obtain a recommendation for medica…