Debate swirls over budding marijuana business (Al Jazeera)

SAMUEL GILBERT | November 25, 2014

Hu Barney smokes a joint during 420Fest at the Luxe Nightclub in Seattle

Standing in Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem, Frank Mills puffs on a thinly rolled marijuana cigarette, exhaling a long thin stream of smoke towards downtown Manhattan.

“I’m celebrating,” said Mills, a native New Yorker whose governor recently proposed to decriminalise possession of under 15 grams of marijuana – a move that came just days after the November 4 midterm elections, when voters overwhelmingly embraced the legalisation of recreational marijuana in Oregon, Alaska, and the District of Columbia.

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