Budding Interest in Seattle Legalization

 In Legalization, News

They came in suits and cowboy hats, with cropped gray hair and long ponytails, and they filled one room at Seattle City Hall and spilled into another, about 400 strong. Some had waited decades for an event like this. Some thought they’d never see it. They were there to express views about the state’s new legal-marijuana law enacted last fall by Initiative 502. Read this entire article.

[message type=”custom” width=”100%” color=”#CCCCCC” border=”#C9C9C9″ color=”#333333″] Inundated with questions and opinions, the board decided it needed to go to the public on the issue. And, lacking in weed expertise, the agency is soliciting help from private consultants in areas such as product standards and consumption validation…
“We will be the first state in the world to adopt a licensed, regulated, disciplined, distribution market, I think in world history,” Read more. [/message]

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