It has become the first U.S. state to set up a permitting process for cannabis lounges.
Will more cities adopt onsite consumption laws?
Campers at registered campsites and hikers on trails and in the backcountry can consume cannabis in National Parks.
Parks and public streets are now cannabis-friendly locations in Toronto.
The policy shift only applies to District lands and police, not federal lands or federal law enforcement.
Opponents of public cannabis consumption flooded public comments and placed signs reading "Weed rather not" at proposed sites.
The University of Alberta is embracing Canada's legalization of cannabis.
While other cities are banning public cannabis consumption, Calgary may designate a few areas where it's acceptable to toke openly.
In the latest attempt to quell the public disturbances caused by weed tourists, the Netherlands bans public cannabis consumption in this city centre.
A unifying moment amongst NYC commuters as a group of strangers pass around a joint on the New York City subway.