Recreational marijuana in Georgia? Don’t hold your breath.

TMR_Pocket_Article345_9.10.149/9/14–Despite polls showing popular support, plus revenue success stories from pioneer pot states such as Colorado, advocates say that Georgia isn’t ready for marijuana, for recreational and other uses, to be legal. According to state Rep. Allen Peake, R-Macon there is such a strong sentiment for Georgia not to become Colorado, therefore it will shut down any talk of recreational. However, James Bell, director of Georgia C.A.R.E. Project — the Campaign for Access, Reform, and Education believes Medical access would be a step in the right direction. Read