After this year's election day here in the US, more states have jumped on the marijuana bandwagon. Right now recreational weed is legal in 4 states. Medicinal marijuana is legal in twenty states. Here's the breakdown of where pot is legal for recreational purposes according to CNN money: Washington, Oregon, Colorado, Alaska. This CNN Money map also shows all the state where medical marijuana is legal: California, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, Montana, Minnesota, Illinois, Michigan, Georgia, New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and Hawaii.