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Oregon Expunging Marijuana Violations From Citizens' RecordsThe state of Oregon is expunging marijuana violations from citizens' records, as reported by East Bay Express.
Olympia Lawmakers Weigh Medical MarijuanaHundreds of medical marijuana activists are expected at a hearing Thursday in Olympia as lawmakers weigh a proposal for reining in the unregulated system.
Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes To Dismiss Seattle Marijuana Tickets Seattle's elected prosecutor says he's dropping all tickets issued for the public use of marijuana through the first seven months of this year, because most of them were issued by a single police officer who disagrees with the legal pot law
Agency Leaders Prep For Oregon Pot Vote In the months before a marijuana legalization measure goes before voters, the leadership of Oregon's largest agencies quietly convened high-level meetings to discuss how to deal with it.
Dozens Of Washington Pot-Shop Applications In JeopardyWashington state is warning dozens of people who applied to run legal marijuana shops that their chance of getting a license is in jeopardy.
Washington Regulators Say "No" To Marijuana Buses There goes the marijuana party bus idea. Washington state regulators have told charter and tour bus operators that marijuana use by passengers is prohibited.
Washington Prepares For Marijuana Retail SalesAs Washington state prepares to issue the first licenses for marijuana retail stores, Gov. Jay Inslee and other state leaders on Tuesday announced steps the state is taking to keep pot out of the hands of minors, including making sure that marijuana-related labels aren't attractive to kids.
Oregon Organizers Lack 'Wherewithal' For Pot InitiativeMarijuana legalization advocate says campaign falls well short of signatures needed to put initiatives on November ballot.
Reports Of Problems From Washington's Pot Lottery Interviews with applicants and their attorneys detail a number of reported problems, from one rejection based on a typo to potential issues with the state's software
Feds OK Pot Background Checks By State After a year of requests, the U.S. Justice Department said Thursday it is giving Washington state access to an FBI database so it can conduct nationwide background checks on people who apply to run legal marijuana businesses.
Senate: No Tax Breaks For Pot Production The Senate has unanimously passed a measure that would exclude producers of marijuana and marijuana-infused products from qualifying for agriculture tax breaks.
Oregon Communities Seek Option To Ban Medical PotState lawmakers considering whether Oregon communities should be allowed to ban medical marijuana dispensaries.