Pierce County Reconsidering Its Ban On Retail Marijuana Businesses

Pierce County’s reconsider the ban on retail marijuana businesses that hasn't been able to stop shops from operating.

WASHINGTON:  Pierce County’s ban on retail marijuana businesses didn’t stop a state-regulated cannabis shop from opening in Parkland three months ago. It also hasn’t slowed the sales of cannabis through so-called “green cross” medical marijuana outlets. Both of those developments are telling some Pierce County Council members that the ban the council adopted 18 months Read the full article…

Pierce County Council Weighs Ban On Marijuana Retail Stores

The Puyallup City Council voted 5-2 Tuesday to prohibit all recreational marijuana businesses but stops short of banning medical marijuana collectives.

WASHINGTON: Washington state expects to license about 17 marijuana retail stores in unincorporated Pierce County, but a majority of the Pierce County Council supports measures to effectively ban the stores. Tacoma attorney Jay Berneburg represents clients who operate medical marijuana dispensaries and want to apply for state licenses to grow and sell recreational marijuana. He said a Read the full article…