The initiative would ask Oregonians whether they want to legalize recreational marijuana for adults 21 and older.
If passed, the new law would allow a person to possess up to eight ounces and to grow up to four plants. Marijuana would be taxed at $35 an ounce and $5 per plant.
The Oregon Liquor Control Commission would regulate cannabis much like it does with alcohol. A different group failed to pass a legalization initiative in 2012.
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