After Passage Of Legalization Initiative, 220 Marijuana Cases Dismissed In Washington State

From ThinkProgress Sat Nov 10 2012, 18:11:49

Following the successful passage of a state referendum legalizing small amounts of marijuana for recreational use, two county prosecutors in Washington state have dismissed hundreds of misdemeanor marijuana cases. Although, the effective date of the referendum is not until December 6, the prosecutors used their discretion to apply the new rule retroactively. The move underscores [...]

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