Sunday, October 20, 2019
washington-introduces-home-cultivation-bill

Washington Lawmakers Introduce Home Cultivation Bill

In January, a bipartisan group of legislators introduced bills to the Washington legislature to legalize residential marijuana agriculture. Although recreational marijuana is...
Gov Inslee Washington Marijuana PArdon

Washington Governor to Pardon 3,500 Marijuana Convictions

People convicted of misdemeanor marijuana possession will be able to apply for an expedited pardon through an online system launched on Friday...
Legal marijuana does not impact alcohol sales

Recreational Marijuana Legalization Has No Impact on Alcohol Sales, Trade Association Finds

Sales of alcohol have not been affected in the three states – Colorado, Oregon, and Washington State – that have the longest-established...
Joint Rivers dispensary drive through Washington

Drive-Through Pot Dispensary Opens in Washington State

As long as marijuana remains illegal under federal law, dispensaries are at risk of being raided and shut down. As a result, many dispensaries...
teen marijuana use not increased in legal states

Surveys Report No Increase in Teen Use of Marijuana in Legal States

As various states in the country legalized medical and adult-use marijuana, questions arose as to whether legalization would encourage teens to try the drug....

Seattle Files Motion to Dismiss Marijuana Possession Convictions

On April 27, Jenny A. Durkan, the mayor of Seattle, and Pete Holmes, the city attorney, issued a press release announcing their intention to...

Legal Marijuana Grow Goes Up in Smoke

A legal marijuana garden in Seattle went up in flames in August, destroying a valuable crop and forcing firefighters to work through thick, billowing...
Marijauna Legalization Comparison

Legalization: A State-by-State Comparison

Marijuana is currently legal in four states and the District of Columbia, and three of those states - Oregon, Washington, and Colorado - already...

Washington Medical Growers Get Prison Time

A federal judge sentenced three Washington residents to prison terms in early October, bringing a possible end to a troubling story of government overreach...
Lee-Harvey

Washington MMJ Hero Dies

A Washington man whose arrest on marijuana charges led to a landmark jury verdict earlier this year has died. Lee Harvey was 71. He died...