Will I-502 actually create legal stores?

So the question that has been posed about I-502 to many of the promoters of I-502 is “will I-502 actually do what all of the promoters promised, is it possible that there will be legal stores in Washington… Read More

Are votes/voters from Washington who vote Yes on I-502 incompetent or…. ?

What is it with voting for this very narrow exception in the law in i-502.  Some people who I admire very much or have admired in the past are voting “Yes on I-502”.  I just can’t see the… Read More

Comparing Initiative 502 to the Marihuana Tax Act of 1937

Comparing Initiative 502 to the Marihuana Tax Act of 1937

Discussion about I-502, Amendment 64, and Measure 80

This is from an online conversation that I had tonight about these three different proposals. It clears up my position on these issues quite a bit. I think that people need to continue to have these discussions so… Read More

I-502 debate at High Times Medical Cup Seattle 2012

This is my commentary on the I-502 debate at the Seattle High Times Medical Cannabis cup. Credit to Russ Belville for recording the debate and posting it. /http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-sPx0nmcis/ Comments: My main contention with the approach that New Approach… Read More

Is I-502 another avenue to socialism?

Is I-502 another avenue to socialism?

How is Washington’s I-502 worse than California’s recent SB 1449 decriminalization bill?

How is Washingtons I-502 worse than California’s recent SB 1449 decriminalization bill? I mentioned SB 1449 in this video where California just decriminalized cannabis last year, but did not introduce any new DUI provisions to replace it.   SB1449… Read More

Independent Review of Washington’s I-502 by state Libertarians

Independent Review, Washington’s I-502, state Libertarians

The Great I-502 debate at HempFest 2012

This is the great debate about I-502 at HempFest 2012.   It was in fact one of the best debates that I have ever heard. I could have done without having to hear Steve Elliot, he has been so… Read More

My response to Marc and Jodie Emery about I-502

A clip from Marc Emery’s Cannabis Culture Magazine blog post : Marc’s US Prosecutor Pushes for Legalization; Exclusive Newspaper Articles about Marc & Prison Life by Marc Emery – Saturday, April 28 2012 http://cannabisculture.com/v2/node/30683 The great news continues…. Read More