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Washington Legislature Passes Recreational Marijuana Reform Bill

Washington Legislature Passes Recreational Marijuana Reform Bill

Washington legalized recreational marijuana in 2012, but on Saturday the state Legislature passed a measure that makes several changes to the state’s recreational marijuana law. House Bill 2136 passed...
New Study Shows Washingtonians Don’t Have Clear Understanding of Legalized Marijuana

New Study Shows Washingtonians Don’t Have Clear Understanding of Legalized Marijuana

A new study conducted by University of Washington shows that there is still confusion among teenagers and adults when it comes to legal marijuana in the state.  Marijuana was...
Seattle Mayor Plans to Shut Down Marijuana Delivery Services

Seattle Mayor Plans to Shut Down Marijuana Delivery Services

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray plans to shut down marijuana delivery services in the city. In a city council briefing Wednesday a policy advisor to the mayor explained that the...
Tacoma Close to Shutting Down Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Tacoma Close to Shutting Down Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

In January, Tacoma, Wa., officials plan to send out cease and desist letters to medical marijuana dispensary owners, as they are not licensed under Initiative 502, which legalized recreational...
Seattle City Attorney Calls For People to Fight One Officer’s “Improper” Marijuana Citations

Seattle City Attorney Calls For People to Fight One Officer’s “Improper” Marijuana Citations

NUGGETRY News recently reported that so far this year, 80% of Seattle’s marijuana citations have been issued by one officer.  Now, Seattle City Attorney Peter Holmes is encouraging anyone...
80% of Seattle’s Marijuana Citations Were Issued by One Officer

80% of Seattle’s Marijuana Citations Were Issued by One Officer

The Seattle Police Department has reassigned an officer who is responsible for issuing 80% of the city’s citations for marijuana use in the first half of the year. During...
Legalizing Marijuana Has Drastically Dropped Possession Charges in Washington State

Legalizing Marijuana Has Drastically Dropped Possession Charges in Washington State

A new ACLU report shows that the year following Washington’s legalization of recreational marijuana showed a marked drop in misdemeanor marijuana possession arrests among adults age 21 and older....
Washington House Votes to Ban Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Washington House Votes to Ban Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

On Monday night, House Bill 2149– a bill that would make drastic changes to Washington’s medical marijuana program– passed the House with a vote of 67-29.  The bill was...
Washington Starts Accepting Applications for Recreational Marijuana Licenses

Washington Starts Accepting Applications for Recreational Marijuana Licenses

On Monday, Washington State will begin accepting applications from individuals  hoping to obtain a license to operate a recreational marijuana business.  Applications will be accepted from hopeful growers, shop...
Washington State Approves Rules for Recreational Marijuana Sales

Washington State Approves Rules for Recreational Marijuana Sales

On Wednesday, the Washington State Liquor Control Board approved the set of rules that will regulate the state’s legal recreational marijuana program.  After almost 11 months of negotiation, the...