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Rhode Island Marijuana Business Guide

Wednesday, 02 October 2013 by

Rhode Island officially decriminalized marijuana on April 1, 2013, when new regulations endorsed by Governor Lincoln Chafee last year went into effect. Residents caught carrying one ounce or less of pot will simply receive civil offense charge and a fine of $150. Possessing one ounce to one kilogram (35 ounces) of marijuana is a misdemeanor