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Washington Legislature Overrides Governor’s Veto of Hemp Bill

Recently we reported that Washington State Governor Jay Inslee vetoed a bill to legalize industrial hemp for research purposes – in addition to 26 other bills – due to the legislature failing to pass an unrelated budget bill. Now, the legislature has overriden the governor’s veto, enacting the bill into law. Senate Bill 6206 was …

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Legal Recreational Cannabis Sales Underway in Washington State

The sale of legal recreational cannabis is officially underway in Washington State, with just over 20 outlets allowed to openĀ their doors today to anyone 21 and older. Some outlets, like Bellingham’s Top Shelf Cannabis, began salesĀ at 8AM this morning, the soonest they were legally allowed to do so. Prices range from $13 to $25 a …

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