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Images without licenses are usually deleted. Click the image license links farther down for more info on any of them. See also:

If you want to add, change, or correct an image license on an image page copy the wikitext from one of the items below. Don't forget the double curly brackets: {{ }}

Fair Use graphics[edit]

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  • Fair use:
This event graphic is a banner, flyer, or poster for an event. It is a fair use image, and will only be used on the most relevant pages here, such as the associated city page, or the associated event pages. If an appropriate free image license is chosen for this image by the creator of this image, then the image can be used freely anywhere on this wiki and elsewhere. For more info see Category: Cannabis-related event graphics.
This event graphic for the Global Marijuana March is a banner, flyer, or poster for an event. It is a fair use image, and will only be used on the most relevant pages here, such as the associated city page, or the associated event pages. If an appropriate free image license is chosen for this image by the creator of this image, then the image can be used freely anywhere on this wiki and elsewhere. For more info see Category: Cannabis-related event graphics.
This 420 event graphic is a banner, flyer, or poster for a 420 event. It is a fair use image, and will only be used on the most relevant pages here, such as the associated city page, or the associated event pages. If an appropriate free image license is chosen for this image by the creator of this image, then the image can be used freely anywhere on this wiki and elsewhere. For more info see Category: Cannabis-related event graphics.
  • {{Fair Use graphic}} - This will be used in a way that qualifies as fair use under US law.
This is a fair use graphic, and will only be used on the most relevant pages here. If an appropriate free image license is chosen for this image by the creator of this image, then the image can be used freely anywhere on this wiki and elsewhere. For more info see Category: Cannabis-related graphics.

Fair Use photos[edit]

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  • Fair use:
This is a fair use image, and will only be used on the most relevant pages here. If an appropriate free image license is chosen for this image by the creator of this image, then the image can be used freely anywhere on this wiki and elsewhere.
This is a fair use image, and will only be used on the most relevant pages here. If an appropriate free image license is chosen for this image by the creator of this image, then the image can be used freely anywhere on this wiki and elsewhere.
  • {{Fair Use photo}} - Photo to be used under fair use. This license is only used for a few photos here, and rarely for photos from magazines and newspapers.
This is a fair use image, and will only be used on the most relevant pages here. If an appropriate free image license is chosen for this image by the creator of this image, then the image can be used freely anywhere on this wiki and elsewhere.

Your own images or media files[edit]

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  • Your own photo, graphic, media file (you retain copyright and attribution):
  • {{Cc-by-4.0}} - Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
I created this image or media file, and/or I am the copyright holder of this work. I hereby publish it under the following Creative Commons license: Attribution 4.0.
  • {{Cc-by-sa-4.0}} - Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0
I created this image or media file, and/or I am the copyright holder of this work. I hereby publish it under the following Creative Commons license: Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0.


  • Your own photo, graphic, media file (you give up attribution):
  • {{PD-Self}} - Public domain (self release).
PD-icon.svgI, the creator of this image, hereby release it into the public domain. This applies worldwide. See here too.


Images from Wikipedia or Wikimedia[edit]

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  • Wikimedia/Wikipedia. Must link to source in summary:
  • {{From Wikimedia}} - I got this from Wikipedia or another Wikimedia project. Source?

This file is found on Wikipedia, Wikimedia Commons, or another Wikimedia project.

Images from others[edit]

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  • Free licenses (not your images). Must link to source in summary:
  • {{PD}} - This is in the public domain. Source?
PD-icon.svg This file has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. This applies worldwide.
  • {{Other free}} - This is licensed under a free license. Source?

This file is licensed under a free license. The author allows free use anywhere.

  • {{Permission}} - Copyrighted, but use is permitted by the copyright holder. Source?

This file is copyrighted. The copyright holder of this work allows anyone to use it for any purpose including unrestricted redistribution, commercial use, and modification.