Washington voters made medical marijuana legal in the state in 1998, but because federal law still finds marijuana for any use to be illegal, the methods by which patients accessed the drug have existed in a legal gray area for the past decade or so. This bill seeks to regulate and license medical marijuana dispensaries, as well as provide some arrest protection for prescribing doctors and their patients.
Wash. bill regulating medical marijuana advances
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