Two Pennsylvania state senators introduced Senate Bill 350 in Harrisburg on Tuesday which would allow adults 21 and older to possess, cultivate and purchase cannabis from licensed retailers.

If the bill passes, Pennsylvania would become the 11th state to legalize marijuana.

State Senators Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) and Sharif Street (D-Philadelphia) said their legislation is designed to end the ongoing destruction caused by cannabis prohibition and to establish a fair protocol for the use, sale and regulation of cannabis.

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