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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.
Hash Explosions Prompt Proposed Changes In Legal Pot StatesAlarmed by a rash of explosions and injuries caused when amateurs make hash, lawmakers in Colorado and Washington are considering spelling out what's allowed when it comes to making the concentrated marijuana at home.
UW Study: Teens, Adults Not Clear On Washington Pot LawA new study shows that more than two years after Washington legalized marijuana, many people are still not clear on the specifics of the new law.
Questions And Answers About Washington's Pot Sales A few questions (and answers) about the recreational pot industry
Federal Lawsuit: Can Washington Tax Marijuana? A federal lawsuit is challenging Washington state's authority to tax marijuana as long as marijuana remains illegal under federal law
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.
State Cuts Size, Number Of Legal Marijuana Grows Washington state is dealing with a glut of would-be legal marijuana growers by cutting back on the number of licenses it issues and the maximum size of pot farms.
No Welcome Yet For Pot Shops In Many WA Cities Sales of recreational marijuana are due to start in Washington around late spring, but there's no welcome mat — at least not yet — for pot businesses in dozens of cities around the state.
Study: Legalizing Pot Could Cause More Accidental Consumption Incidents In KidsA new study has found that more children are accidentally ingesting marijuana now that the drug has been legalized in several states.