Judge Upholds Ban On Marijuana Businesses In Clark County

A fourth judge has upheld a local ban on marijuana businesses.

WAHSINGTON:  A Cowlitz County judge upheld Clark County’s ban on marijuana businesses Wednesday, making it the fourth court in Washington to uphold local government bans on those types of businesses. In the court case, Emerald Enterprises and John M. Larson v. Clark County, the judge agreed with an Attorney General’s Office opinion earlier this year Read the full article…

Prosecutor Drops Cases Against Medical Marijuana Shops In Cowlitz County, WA

Aaron Kightlinger, 30, tends medical marijuana plants at his family’s indoor grow operation, known as Grass Rootz, earlier this year in Lexington. Police allowed the family to keep the plants after raiding the operation in late February.

WASHINGTON: Cowlitz County Prosecutor Sue Baur has dismissed all charges against five people involved with two Cowlitz County medical marijuana dispensaries nearly a year after they were arrested on suspicion of illegally selling the drug. Baur said in a written statement that it would have been impractical to prosecute the cases because voters decided last year Read the full article…