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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

An Oregon television anchor has turned into a marijuana activist after being fired for testing positive for the drug. (File photo. Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

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.

03/09/2015

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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

02/27/2015

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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

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Study: Weed 100 Times Safer Than Alcohol

Marijuana is safer than alcohol, a new study finds.

02/25/2015

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Alaska Governor Introduces Bill To Create Marijuana Board

Lawmakers are being asked to create a new board to draft marijuana industry regulations.

02/23/2015

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Feds Drop Prosecution In Medical Marijuana Case

The Justice Department has dropped its case against a 70-year-old man charged in a northeastern Washington marijuana grow after he was recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.

CBS Seattle–02/19/2015

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