Pete Holmes http://www.kplu.org en Seattle City Attorney Seeks Ways to Accomodate Marijuana Tourists http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-city-attorney-seeks-ways-accomodate-marijuana-tourists <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Seattle City Attorney Pete Holes said he is working on ways to accommodate “marijuana tourists” who might face barriers to partaking in legal pot.</span></p><p>Holmes pointed out to a Seattle City Council committee that rules banning consumption in public, which he supports, could make it harder for out-of-towners&nbsp;to participate. Most of those people would presumable stay in hotels, where smoking is banned.</p><p>“We need to recognize that tourists coming to this state to sample wines, to sample Washington marijuana, to sample any of the attributes of this destination city, that we accommodate them somehow,” he said.</p><p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 01:11:23 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 11623 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle City Attorney Seeks Ways to Accomodate Marijuana Tourists On eve of legalization, clouds still hang over pot law http://www.kplu.org/post/eve-legalization-clouds-still-hang-over-pot-law <p>At the stroke of midnight, adult marijuana users will no longer be lawbreakers in Washington. But lots of legal questions remain about <a href="http://www.kplu.org/post/4-things-remember-about-possessing-legal-marijuana">how marijuana commerce will work</a>, where it’s <a href="http://www.kplu.org/post/will-cannabis-lounges-pop-if-marijuana-legalized">legal to use </a>and how the <a href="http://www.kplu.org/post/un-weighs-feds-urged-support-new-marijuana-laws">federal government will respond</a>.</p><p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 23:30:00 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 7297 at http://www.kplu.org On eve of legalization, clouds still hang over pot law