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What happens to legal pot in Washington now?

What happens to legal pot in Washington now?

KEITH ELDRIDGE | January 4th 2018

The marijuana industry is facing an unknown future.

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has rescinded an order that had the federal government looking the other way when it comes to marijuana.

Voters in Washington legalized marijuana five years ago. California just began this week.

But Sessions has rescinded what’s known as the Cole memo. “Rescinding that memo just sends the industry into chaos,” said Tedd Wetherbee, owner of The Gallery marijuana stores. “As far as we’re concerned it’s grown too large for the federal government to ignore or attempt to squash.”

What happens to legal pot in Washington now?






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