North Dakota has made some serious changes to possession of marijuana throughout the state. A lot of states have decriminalized and even legalized the possession of marijuana within their borders. North Dakota resisted such changes. While many states have moved to allow medical marijuana over the past few years, North Dakota lagged behind. Finally, the voters of North Dakota embraced medical marijuana over the objection of the state legislature. Full legalization of marijuana possession in North Dakota has still not passed, but some significant changes have occurred in 2019 to allow for decriminalization of marijuana throughout the state. This guide is designed to help people understand these changes. If you have questions or need the help fighting charges for drug possession (marijuana or other), you should definitely seek out an experienced criminal defense attorney in North Dakota.