Vermont Marijuana Decriminalization Signed Into Law, Reduces Penalties For Possession Up To An Ounce

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Vermont Marijuana Decriminalization

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Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin (D) signed a bill on Thursday decriminalizing the possession of small amounts of marijuana. The new law, which goes into effect on July 1, will remove criminal penalties on possession of up to an ounce of cannabis and replace them with civil fines.
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