In the United States the year 2016 can be an important one for medical marijuanaa herb that has been the issue of much debate and controversy since 1996.

The federal government is not in a hurry to alter its long stand opinion on the drug but President Obama has stayed neutral on the issue. He has indeed opined that the best way to get Congress to take action is through the continually legalize marijuana throughout the United States. California has medical approval for marijuana and according to legal experts, the five states that may get this approval next are Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina and Ohio.