The USA cannabis activists are dismantling the prohibition of cannabis state-by-state. Colorado and Washington states were the last to legalise weed a couple of months ago. And the states of Oregon, Maine & California are expected to be the next ones to vote for the legalisation of cannabis.
Oregon, which narrowly missed out on legalisation is drafting an improved bill. Maine and California should follow. And with so much progress in the USA it has to be merely a metter of time before the rest of the world starts to realise that they need to follow
The story is reported in full here https://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/01/28/oregon-maine-and-california-targeted-for-marijuana-legalization-in-2016/January 29th 2013