A Beginner’s Guide to Marijuana Use in Washington

A Beginner’s Guide To Marijuana Use In Washington

Share Tweet Share PinKnown as a producer of apples, pears and sweet cherries, Washington state is now growing yet another kind of plant. Sales of recreational marijuana officially began in the apple state on July 8, 2014. As with all other US states that are now selling weed to the adult market, there’s a few things you should know before you grab your phone and start searching for how to make an apple pipe. Cannabis in Washington Voters in the state passed the Washington Marijuana Legalization and Regulation Initiative, or Initiative 502, by 55 percent in 2012, legalizing recreational marijuana for adults ages 21 and older. Licensing and regulation of marijuana businesses is handled by the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB). The Medical Use of Marijuana Act of 1998 was passed with almost 60 percent of the vote and in 2015, the Washington Legislature passed the Cannabis Patients Protection Act (CPPA), which established state regulations for the production,...

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