Ohio recreational marijuana

Ohio Republican leaders discussing marijuana policy privately, Democrats warn against sneakiness

BY: - November 14, 2023

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine gave more insight into what changes Ohio Statehouse leaders want to make to the newly passed recreational marijuana law, much to Democrats’ chagrin. Ohio voters spoke and passed Issue 2, the proposal to legalize recreational marijuana for adults, decisively. “We have an obligation I believe, to carry that out,” DeWine said […]

BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio — AUGUST 17: Marijuana plants hang to dry, August 17, 2023, at PharmaCann, Inc.’s cultivation and processing facility in Buckeye Lake, Ohio. (Photo by Graham Stokes for Ohio Capital Journal)

You have questions about legal marijuana in Ohio. We have answers.

BY: - November 13, 2023

Since Ohio Issue 2, the law to legalize recreational marijuana, passed on election night, WEWS/OCJ viewers and readers have been writing in to ask what this means. Statehouse reporter Morgan Trau breaks it down with the help of some legal experts. About 57% of voters approve of recreational marijuana, leading to many questions from both […]