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State: 4 Shops Sold Marijuana To Minors In Sting Operations

Four of the 22 legal pot shops tested in an initial round of sting operations this month failed by selling to minors — even though the shops were warned about the operations days ahead of time, Washington regulators said Wednesday.

CBS Seattle–05/20/2015

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Washington Begins Operations To Root Out Underage Pot Sales

Washington state marijuana enforcement officials say they’re beginning undercover sting operations to make sure legal pot stores aren’t selling to anyone under 21.


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Willie Nelson Becomes Latest Celebrity In Marijuana Business

“Willie’s Reserve” will be grown and sold in Colorado and Washington


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Idaho Senate Panel Advances Marijuana Extract Oil Bill

Idaho parents of epileptic children appear to be slowly swaying the Idaho Legislature to allow the use of cannabis oil to treat seizure disorders.

CBS Seattle–03/13/2015

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Survey: High School Kids Say Pot Is Easy To Get, Not Harmful

Washington high school students who participated in a statewide survey say marijuana is easy to get and they do not perceive any risk from smoking pot once or twice.

CBS Seattle–03/12/2015

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Seattle Launches Pot-Prevention Effort Aimed At Teens

More than two years after Washington legalized marijuana, community groups in Seattle are launching a citywide effort aimed at preventing use of marijuana and other drugs by teens.

CBS Seattle–03/11/2015

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Study: Weed May Trigger Allergies

Marijuana may trigger an allergic reaction in some people, according to a new review of previous studies.


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Senate Passes Bill To Ban Marijuana Vending Machines

The Washington state Senate has passed a bill to forbid selling marijuana through a drive-through window or in a vending machine

CBS Seattle–03/02/2015

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Marijuana Store Defying Pierce County Ban

A co-owner of a recreational marijuana store says it will open Saturday in Parkland despite a Pierce County ban on marijuana businesses


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Native American Tribes Converge To Discuss Pot Legalization

Tribal representatives from around the country are converging in Washington state to discuss the risks and rewards of marijuana legalization.

CBS Seattle–02/27/2015