Lawmakers Want To Work With Tribes On Regulations For Legal Pot

Now that tribes can legalize marijuana on their reservations, some lawmakers want to allow the state to set up agreements with tribes to address potential issues.

WASHINGTON:  Now that tribes can legalize marijuana on their reservations, some lawmakers want to allow the state to set up agreements with tribes to address potential issues, such as law enforcement and ways licensed marijuana businesses could operate across reservation borders. A bill with bipartisan support would give the governor the authority to negotiate legal Read the full article…

Most Peninsula Tribal Reservations Will Ban Marijuana As It Legalizes In WA State

So, on the reservation, the answer is easy: Every little bit of pot is illegal,” the notice to tribal members said.

WASHINGTON: If you live on or visit a reservation on the North Olympic Peninsula, don’t bring marijuana. At least four of the six tribes in Clallam and Jefferson counties will not recognize Washington state’s 2012 legalization of recreational marijuana. The use and possession of pot will remain illegal on tribal lands controlled by the Makah, Lower Read the full article…