WW Endorsement Video: If Pot is Legal, Will More Kids Smoke?


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Proponents of Measure 80, the Marijuana Legalization Measure, were in our office last week for their editorial endorsement interview. (The opponents were represented by Umatilla County Sheriff John Trumbo, who was on speakerphone). For those in favor of Measure 80, one of the dicier issues is kids—will passage of this measure encourage more children to use marijuana?  In this clip, Roy Kaufmann, ...   More
 
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 MARK ZUSMAN

Endo Days

Hit the black lights, weed is almost legal. Forget everything you know about pot culture.


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The highs, they are a-changin’. On Nov. 6, 2012, America’s relationship with marijuana entered a hazy new era. Two states, including Oregon’s northern neighbor, voted to legalize pot, si   More
 
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 MATTHEW SINGER

An oral history of the first 76 days of legalized marijuana in Vancouver, Wash.


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“It’s not like the way you think. You’d think everyone would be out smoking and celebrating and having big parties in the street. It’s not like that at all.” —John, recreational mariju   More
 
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 WW Staff

High-5 North to Vansterdam

A primer for potential pot tourists.


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Vancouver is rarely touted for its progressive politics, but Portland’s sister city to the north now may now have one solid, um, high point. With passage of ballot initiative I-502, Washingt   More
 
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Paradise City

Take me to Vancouver, where the grass is legal and gays can marry.


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Civilization beckons with red and orange lights. They’re faint at first, glowing brighter as you drive north. The little green sign marking the border sneaks up on you. “Entering Washington,   More
 
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 MARTIN CIZMAR

Dr. Know: Blunt Questions

Can we just cruise up to Washington and buy legal weed whenever we want now?


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So, now that Initiative 502, the recreational pot law, has passed in Washington, what’s the deal for folks in Portland? Can we just...   More
 
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 MARTY SMITH

Murmurs: 501(c)3s Weigh in on Ballot Measures, OEA Opposes Parents on Compacts

We are the 47 Percent.


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It’s rare for charitable groups to make political contributions—federal law discourages them from converting donations (deductible to the giver) into political cash. But a couple of local 50   More
 
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 WW Editorial Staff

House Co-Chair Peter Buckley Endorses Marijuana Ballot

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Oregon State Rep. Peter Buckley (D-Ashland), co-chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, has today become the highest-level state elected official to endorse Measure 80, the marijuana legalization initiative.In a statement, Buckley wrote:It makes absolutely no sense to me that we continue to waste millions of dollars every year to prohibit adults from making the choice of whether to consume marijuana, ...   More
 
Monday, September 17, 2012 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Judge Rules For SOS Kate Brown, Against Marijuana Petitioner

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A Marion County Circuit Court judge ruled late Tuesday afternoon that Secretary of State Kate Brown acted appropriately in rejecting thousands of signatures that Bob Wolfe, the chief petitioner of IP-24, a marijuana legalization measure submitted earlier this year.Brown's elections division rejected signature sheets because of duplicate signatures; illegible signatures and signatures from people not ...   More
 
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 NIGEL JAQUISS

Driving After the Influence

If Washington legalizes dope, driving there could become risky for tokers.


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Oregon medical marijuana patients might have reason to worry if the state of Washington’s dope legalization initiative passes in November—that is, if they ever plan on driving in Washington.    More
 
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

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