Gov. O’Malley To Sign Bill Decriminalizing Small Amounts Of Marijuana

MARYLAND:  A busy day in Annapolis Monday. Governor Martin O’Malley will sign off on big changes to the state’s marijuana law, even though there’s still heated opposition. Senate Bill 364 is one of more than 100 bills the governor will sign Monday.

Monday, Governor Martin O’Malley will sign a bill decriminalizing small amounts of marijuana. He released a statement, saying in part:

“Such an acknowledgement in law might even lead to a greater focus on far more serious threats to public safety and the lives of our citizens.”