As Pierce County Says NO To Marijuana Businesses, Tacoma City Council Discuss How To Welcome More

Emerald Leaves, a retail marijuana store located at 2702 6th Ave, Tacoma.

MJNN EXCLUSIVE REPORT By Aaron Ball WASHINGTON: Just hours after Pierce County residents voted No on 1 – a measure that would have allowed legal marijuana production and sales in the unincorporated county — the Tacoma City Council convened to reconsider its cannabis policy.  The Council held a public hearing Tuesday evening to receive input about recommended amendments Read the full article…

Let The Real Work Of Reconciling Medical And Recreational Pot In Tacoma Begin

With recent changes to the medical cannabis laws the future of medical cannabis farmer’s markets in the state are looking uncertain.

WASHINGTON:  Tacoma City Council members got what they wanted on Tuesday. Now the question is: What next? When the state Senate and House signed off on legislation that – pending Gov. Jay Inslee’s expected signature – will rein in Washington’s wild west medical marijuana market this week, it was not just a long time coming. Read the full article…

Medical Pot Patients Urge Tacoma Council To Keep Marijuana Shops Open

On Tuesday, nearly 100 people urged Tacoma City Council to keep medical marijuana available rather than shutting down so-called dispensaries, as it promised to do in December.

WASHINGTON:  On Tuesday nearly 100 others urged the City Council to keep medical marijuana available rather than shutting down so-called dispensaries, as it promised to do in December. Terminal cancer patients, disabled veterans and others with chronic pain and illnesses made their way through the standing-room-only crowd to the lectern. Many said medical marijuana saved Read the full article…