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More Big Markets OK Recreational Cannabis; Is the Event Industry Ready?

As California and Nevada--two huge event markets--now allow recreational cannabis use, marijuana will have an even greater impact on special events

Two huge event markets—California and Nevada—approved measures on Election Day to permit recreational marijuana use. Massachusetts and Maine also came onboard the recreational cannabis train on Tuesday, bringing the total of "recreational OK" markets to nine. (Recreational use has already been sanctioned in Alaska, Colorado, Oregon, Washington and the District of Columbia.) A measure to legalize recreational use of marijuana failed in Arizona.

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