Counties in Washington State are not waiting on meeting results involving Governor Gregoire & the federal government, Drug Czar approval, twelve months to plan rules on sales and retail infrastructure, etc.
Prosecutors in large and small counties in Washington are throwing out marijuana cases involving untaxed product that were pending prior to election day:
Another County Prosecutor throwing out current marijuana cases:
Spokane County too:
Washington’s largest counties weigh in:
Three more counties make the call:
How are state-run marijuana outlets (not ready to open for another 12 months) and federal Drug Czar approval relevant here?
Prosecutors in large and small counties in Washington are throwing out marijuana cases involving untaxed product that were pending prior to election day.
What incentive do people have to wait another 12 months until the state opens its first store?
Americans celebrate independence from a powerful central government each summer. The head of the United Nations drug watchdog agency is not pleased with Americans acting on their independent spirit.
The US Border Patrol on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula turned small-time enforcement of marijuana over to state and local authorities years ago.
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