A Bunch Of States Just Legalized Recreational Marijuana

That brings the grand total to eight states that allow recreational weed.
SMS
A Bunch Of States Just Legalized Recreational Marijuana

Recreational weed in the U.S. just went from this ... to this. (See video for full map.)

Eight states now have legal recreational marijuana: Alaska, California, Oregon, Washington, Colorado, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada, as well as Washington, D.C.

SEE MORE: Legal Cannabis Companies Still Jump Through Financial Hoops

Of those, Nevada, California, Massachusetts and Maine are the newest to approve the drug for recreational use. Maine made the call days after the election in a race that was so close, opposition groups are calling for a recount.

And four states expanded medical access: North Dakota, Arkansas, Florida and Montana.

SEE MORE: This Cannabis CEO Used To Be A High School Biology Teacher

Featured Stories
Paul Ryan explains the Republican health care plan.

CBO: New GOP Health Care Bill Is More Expensive, Not More Effective

Wrinkled hand of an aged person

This New Treatment Could Make Your Cells Look Young Again

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

US To View Social Media History Of Some Visa Applicants