First state-licensed recreational marijuana retailers in U.S. now open for business

Find out which state is so liberal about weed.

Reuters correspondent Keith Coffman (via reports that the state of Colorado has legalized the "possession, cultivation and private personal consumption of marijuana by adults for the sake of just getting high" for a year now. However, on January 1, things got especially more liberal as operators of the first eight marijuana retailers in the state opened its doors to weed aficionados.


The report revealed that marijuana fans lined up in the snow to make sure they’d be the first to get their hands on some legal recreational weed.


The report noted: "Washington state voters legalized recreational marijuana at the same time Colorado did, in November 2012, but it has yet to be made commercially available there."


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