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WASHINGTON: Seattle’s Hempfest is the nation’s largest festival celebrating pot culture, especially the decriminalization of marijuana usage. This year’s Hempfest comes after the citizens of Washington voted to decriminalize and regulate pot statewide. Local police, though, are still charged with making sure that people use the substance in a smart way.

Seattle Police Cure Munchies with Doritos Giveaway at City's Hempfest

Sgt. Whitcomb greets with Doritos at the gates.

WASHINGTON: When Seattle pot smokers got the munchies this weekend, the cops had their back. Now that marijuana is legal in Washington, there’s not much police could do about weed-toting revelers at the city’s 

Hempfest: Thousands Attend Opening of Three-Day Marijuana Festival In Seattle Park

An American flag flies atop the stage at the first day of Hempfest.

WASHINGTON: Thousands streamed into a Seattle waterfront park Friday for the opening of a three-day marijuana festival — an event that is part party, part protest and part victory celebration after the legalization of pot in Washington and Colorado last fall.

Seattle Hempfest Enters New Era

Hempfest is a three day celebration of cannabis culture that takes place in Seattle.

WASHINGTON: Seattle’s 22nd Annual Hempfest is scheduled to begin Friday, August 16, 2013, in Myrtle Edwards park near Belltown. And times have changed. Initiative 502 has legalized recreational marijuana in Washington, but Hempfest founders say as long as marijuana remains illegal under federal law, their festival will still matter.

Midwest CannaBusiness Symposium & Networking Reception August 24, 2013 – Chicago, IL

With the 2015 session of the Iowa Legislature looming, advocates continue to push for measures that would loosen the restrictions on the use of marijuana or its derivatives in medical treatments.

ILLINOIS: This day-long educational program will be a unique opportunity to glean information from cannabusiness professionals and experts in the fields of regulatory models, operations, and ancillary businesses. The symposium includes lunch and an evening networking reception.

Marijuana: First-ever medical cannabis booth coming to Colorado State Fair

Medical marijuana booth will be at Colorado State Fair

COLORADO –Think of the Colorado State Fair, and visions of endless funnel cake, mutton bustin’, carnival rides, 70s rock bands playing past their prime, puke-smelling midway rides, horse shows and rodeos come to mind. Starting this year, though, the Cannabis Patients Network would like to add something to that list: medical marijuana.