The legal marijuana industries in Washington and Colorado will differ in some big ways.
Washington state has approved rules for its new legal marijuana industry.
The political satire show The Colbert Report poked fun at the new marijuana laws in Washington and Colorado on Tuesday night’s show in a segment called “Pot Laws & Pointers.”
The state Liquor Control Board is proposing there be a maximum of 334 locations that sell recreational marijuana in Washington.
A collection of drug abuse prevention groups is asking the Justice Department how it will know whether its acceptance of recreational marijuana laws in Washington and Colorado affects public health.
A professor who serves as a lead consultant on implementing Washington state’s marijuana law has suggested that the U.S. Department of Justice enter into contracts with both Washington and Colorado
Hundreds of thousands expected at Seattle’s Hempfest 2013.
A national group that opposes efforts to legalize marijuana is launching a new Washington chapter, but it’s not pushing for the repeal of the state’s new recreational pot law.
A slight majority of Americans favor both the legalization of marijuana, and that the federal government should back off of state pot laws.
Seattle Hempfest’s organizers expect as many as 200,000 people to attend the three-day event, and they say it has a pressing political edge this year.