Portland Voters Will Decide in November Whether to Legalize Marijuana for Casual Use. 

Portland voters will decide in November whether to legalize pot for casual use.Portland city council agreed to put the issue on the ballot in November.It would let people 21 and older have up to 2-and-a-half ounces of marijuana, but would prohibit using pot in public.If it passes, the ordinance would conflict with federal law that makes marijuana illegal, as well as state law that lets people use marijuana only for medical reasons.