Stories tagged: marijuana laws
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019
Proposal to increase new restrictions on marijuana businesses could be expensive and hard to enforce.
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 7:50 a.m.
State removes laws against handling money from marijuana sales – if it’s from a licensed state business.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 9:24 a.m.
2018 Washington Legislature faces heavy lifting on money for schools, construction projects, water rights law
The 2018 Legislature faces some familiar issues, including a final fix for public schools, a construction budget left over from last year and a possible tax on carbon pollution.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 7:09 p.m.
The confusing rollout of marijuana regulations in California has been underscored in Mendocino County, where local authorities licensed a company to deliver pot only to have state police arrest two …
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee signs laws on marijuana edibles, lock boxes and industrial hemp.
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 1:28 p.m.
Once legal and unregulated, marijuana has gone from banned by the state and federal government to legal but regulated in Washington while still illegal under federal law.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
Recreational and medical marijuana users would be able to grow at least six plants at home under proposals being considered in the House.
Tue., March 24, 2015
OLYMPIA – Leading the way for legalized marijuana nationally doesn’t mean just anything goes in Washington when it comes to pot. Instead, it provides a springboard into new questions for …
Sun., Feb. 2, 2014
With more than 100 bills addressing marijuana this session, it may be no surprise the silliest thing said so far has involved this topic. Granted, we’re only a third of …
Fri., Aug. 30, 2013
OLYMPIA – The federal government will not try to stop Washington from setting up a way to allow adults to legally use marijuana. In what state officials described as a …
Wed., Jan. 23, 2013
OLYMPIA – State officials appear to be hoping for the best while preparing for the worst as Washington and the federal government try to determine how the state will license …