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Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes, Jeremy Cooper and first customer Deb Greene exit after purchasing marijuana at the Cannabis City retail marijuana store on July 8, 2014 in Seattle, Wash. (credit: Pool photo by Elaine Thompson/AP/Getty Images)

Seattle City Attorney Apologizes For Breaking Drug-Free Workplace Rule After Bringing Marijuana Back To Office

Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes acknowledges he broke a drug-free workplace rule when he brought marijuana back to his office after buying on the first day of legal sales in Washington state.

07/14/2014

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Seattle’s Only Legal Pot Shop Now Out Of Pot

Owner James Lathrop says Cannabis City sold its last bag of marijuana at 5 p.m. Thursday, and he doesn’t expect to get any more supply for 10 to 15 days.

CBS Seattle–07/11/2014

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Spokane’s First Legal Pot Buyer Says He Was Fired After Failing Drug Test

A man who waited in line overnight to be the first customer at Spokane’s first legal marijuana shop says he was fired for his efforts.

07/10/2014

Cale Holdsworth, in town from Kansas to visit family, celebrates after purchasing two grams of marijuana strain "OG's Pearl" for $26.50 at Top Shelf Cannabis, a retail marijuana store, on July 8, 2014 in Bellingham, Washington. Top Shelf Cannabis was the first retail marijuana store to open today in Washington state, nearly a year and a half after the state's voters chose to legalize marijuana.  (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Pot Shop Customers Cheer First Legal Sale

Cale Holdsworth strode to the register at Top Shelf Cannabis after inspecting and sniffing a glass jar filled with marijuana and said: “I’ll take two grams”

CBS Seattle–07/08/2014

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List Of Pot Store Locations In Washington State

The state Liquor Control Board issued Washington’s first 24 retail marijuana licenses Monday

CBS Seattle–07/08/2014

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Legal Marijuana Goes On Sale In Washington

People began purchasing marijuana at 8 a.m. at Bellingham’s Top Shelf Cannabis

CBS Seattle–07/08/2014

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Washington Issues First Pot Shop Licenses

Washington state issued its first retail marijuana licenses on Monday with a middle-of-the-night email alerting bleary-eyed pot-shop proprietors that they’ll finally be able to open for business

CBS Seattle–07/07/2014

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Questions And Answers About Washington’s Pot Sales

A few questions (and answers) about the recreational pot industry

CBS Seattle–07/07/2014

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5 Things To Know About Washington Legal Pot Sales

The nation’s second legal recreational marijuana market is opening in Washington state next week, but it might not be what voters expected when they legalized the sale of heavily taxed pot a year and a half ago. Here are five things to know about challenges facing the industry…

06/30/2014

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Bumpy Road Ahead For Legal Pot In Washington

As Washington plows toward the legal pot promised land, it’s finding that getting the cannabis market off the ground has been even tougher than anyone imagined.

06/30/2014

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