Tag: public marijuana consumption

Alaska Officials Vote to Allow On-Site Cannabis Consumption at Retail Outlets

By Associated Press The board tasked with writing rules for Alaska‚Äôs recreational marijuana industry voted Friday to allow for people to use pot at certain stores that will sell it, a first among the four states that have legalized the drug. The 3-2 vote by the Marijuana Control Board also changed the definition of the …

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Seattle: 90% of Tickets for Public Cannabis Consumption Given to Men

A new study released by the Seattle Police Department (SPD) has found that tickets distributed for the public consumption of cannabis have overwhelmingly gone to men, and disproportionately to minorities. The study found that men received roughly 90% of the 85 tickets distributed between July 1st, 2014, through the end of the year. The study …

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