Nederland Marijuana Decriminalization (April 2010)
This measure was approved
- YES 259
- NO 218
This measure sought to decriminalize the possession of marijuana by people over the age of 21, similar to other decriminalization measures passed. State wide proponents for the end of marijuana prohibition see this vote as further evidence that the people want pot legal. Others see this as just a step as more areas decide to decriminalize pot possession.Voter turnout was high for this vote, showing the importance of the issue to residents.