GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The Kent County Prosecutor says his office will likely no longer be prosecuting any pending cases for use of marijuana or possession of marijuana since voters approved legalizing recreational use on Tuesday.
Chris Becker told FOX 17 that his office staff discussed the issue and made the decision Thursday.
Becker says that pending marijuana cases of 17 to 20-year-olds may still be prosecuted because Proposal 1 applies to people 21-years-old or older. Also, people accused of Marijuana Possession with Intent to Deliver will still likely be prosecuted because that also was not included in Proposal 1.
Becker says that driving…