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County in Washington Opens Door to Legal Marijuana Business

County in Washington Opens Door to Legal Marijuana Businesses

County in Washington Opens Door to Legal Marijuana Businesses

On June 30, 2016, Pierce County Executive Pat McCarthy vetoed Ordinance 2016-35s, which would have prohibited legal marijuana businesses from operating in the unincorporated area of Pierce County, Washington.

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Zoning Laws vs. Washington’s I-502

Tedd Wetherbee has Washington State approval, issued under the provisions of Initiative 502, to open a marijuana business, and he leased a storefront in the town of Fife to do so. Earlier this summer, however, the Fife City Council adopted zoning regulations that went beyond the usual restrictions on location, signage and hours of operation, to ban all marijuana businesses in town.


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