A bill authorizing the creation of a state-licensed recreational marijuana industry in Delaware cleared a Democrat-led House committee on Tuesday, reported AP.

The measure is part of a renewed effort by Democratic lawmakers to allow adults over 21 to consume recreational cannabis and to create a functioning industry. Delaware is, after all, right smack in the middle of several legal-cannabis states and could use the income inevitably created by cannabis taxation.  

Legislation to legalize possession of up to one ounce of marijuana will be heard by …

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