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With Michigan voters legalizing the recreational use of marijuana in the 2018 midterm elections, the repercussions of the emerging industry are just beginning to be felt around the state. Outlined below are some of the recent actions taken by the state’s legislative body, various regulatory departments, and local communities in response to proposal 1’s passage, which PAA will periodically update. In addition, PAA has followed the federal government’s efforts to eliminate existing conflicts in state and federal statute, such as federal banking restrictions and criminal penalties for marijuana distributors in legalized states.