by MSR News Online
May 30, 2023
Surrounded by lawmakers, former Gov. Jesse Ventura, and cannabis advocates wearing green, on Tuesday, May 30, Gov. Tim Walz signed a bill legalizing adult-use cannabis beginning in August.
The law also calls for the expungement or resentencing of cannabis convictions.
"By legalizing adult-use cannabis, we're expanding our economy, creating jobs, and regulating the industry to keep Minnesotans safe," said Gov. Walz. "Legalizing adult-use cannabis and expunging or resentencing cannabis convictions will strengthen communities.... Read more