Washington Liquor Control Board’s FAQ Regarding Marijuana Legalization

By: Friday December 7, 2012 8:49 am

If you have questions about the new marijuana legalization law now that it is officially in effect in Washington State, the place to go is the Washington State Liquor Control Board. Initiative 502 put them in charge of both writing and enforcing the new regulations which will make the law function.

 

Washington State Marijuana Legalization Initiative Leads 54 to 38

By: Tuesday October 23, 2012 11:00 am

With just two weeks until the election Washington State remains on track to make history this November. Initiative 502, which would legalize marijuana for adults and create a regulate system for its sale, continues to hold a solid lead in the latest polling. A new survey of likely voters from Strategies 360 finds the ballot measure leading 54 percent to 38 percent. Via Strategies 360:

Republican Senate Candidate in Washington Endorses Marijuana Legalization Initiative

By: Thursday October 4, 2012 3:17 pm

This is another powerful indicator have how radically the politics surrounding marijuana reform have changed in the past decade. As little as ten years ago publicly supporting marijuana legalization was seen as a real political liability. Now there politicians in contested elections, like Baumgartner and King Country Sheriff Steve Strachan, endorsing legalization right before the election, presumably in attempt to make themselves more popular with voters.

Sheriff of Largest County in Washington Endorses State Marijuana Legalization Initiative

By: Tuesday October 2, 2012 5:00 pm

Initiative 502, which would legalize marijuana in Washington State, has recently been endorsed by the Sheriff of King Country. The initiative currently holds a decent lead in the polling. The campaign doesn’t really need to expand support, it simply needs to make sure those currently leaning towards supporting the I-502 feel comfortable about actually casting a yes vote for it. Endorsements like this should help do that.

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