Marijuana

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Where does Washington’s legal weed money go? A breakdown

Washington state is expecting to rake in about $730 million from sales of legalized marijuana over the next two years. While that money is nothing to sneeze at, it amounts to just a small piece of the $41.3 billion in total revenues that are expected to bankroll the state’s general fund over the same period.

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Marijuana activists prepare their pot protest at Trump's inauguration

DC marijuana (DCMJ), a pro-marijuana legalization group, plans to "gift" 4,000 joints on inauguration day on the streets of Washington, D.C., encouraging the public to light them up at the 4:20 mark of the new Trump administration. Marijuana activists fear the progress made on legalization and reform may be lost under a new Republican-led government.

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Uniting States of Marijuana: the country's evolving laws on cannabis

Results from the 2016 election brought about new rules on the use of recreational and medicinal marijuana in several states, with more than half now allowing for the latter. Federal government leaders including president-elect Donald Trump have voiced their opinion on the changing state of mind around marijuana. Is this the beginning of the end of marijuana prohibition?

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Marijuana activists prepare their pot protest at Trump's inauguration

DC marijuana (DCMJ), a pro-marijuana legalization group, plans to "gift" 4,000 joints on inauguration day on the streets of Washington, D.C., encouraging the public to light them up at the 4:20 mark of the new Trump administration. Marijuana activists fear the progress made on legalization and reform may be lost under a new Republican-led government.
Ali Rizvi McClatchy
Marijuana activists prepare their pot protest at Trump's inauguration 1:43

Marijuana activists prepare their pot protest at Trump's inauguration

Uniting States of Marijuana: the country's evolving laws on cannabis 2:29

Uniting States of Marijuana: the country's evolving laws on cannabis

Washington state producer experiments with growing cannabis sustainably 1:02

Washington state producer experiments with growing cannabis sustainably

An inside look at marijuana growing operation Forbidden Farms 2:41

An inside look at marijuana growing operation Forbidden Farms