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Alaska Inches Closer To Legalized Recreational Marijuana


By KMVT News

Anchorage, Alaska (CNN) An effort is underway to legalize recreational marijuana in Alaska.

More than 45-thousand signed petitions were delivered Wednesday to the Division of Elections Office.

Medical marijuana is legal in the state - but some residents want recreational pot to be legal, as well.

They are petitioning to have the measure put on the ballot in August.

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