Updated: Sep 1
Berrien County Michigan has added helpful information on the new recreational marijuana laws as of 2018.
You must be over 21 to use and possess marijuana.
Adults may possess and transport up to 2.5 ounces of marijuana at any time.
Adults may keep up to 10 ounces at home; amounts higher than 2.5 ounces must be locked away.
Adults may grow up to 12 marijuana plants at home.
Don’t use marijuana in public (including schools, parks, sidewalks, etc.).
No marijuana product can be sold without a license from Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA).
Do not operate vehicles or other machinery under the influence of marijuana.
If you have marijuana products in your car, keep them out of sight.
Don’t drive high.
Talk to your employer, landlord, and/or probation officer about parameters around using or growing marijuana.
Remember that the Federal Government still lists Cannabis/ Marijuana as illegal. Do not use marijuana on any federal land or property such as public universities, reservations, public housing or post offices to name a few. Remember that transporting Cannabis/ Marijuana across state lines is illegal.