We Will Continue Our Mission of Public Safety With Regards to I-502

Today US Attorney General Holder announced that the federal government would not interfere with the implementation of I-502. Here is Interim Chief Jim Pugel’s statement on the decision:

“I am pleased Attorney General Eric Holder has provided clarity about the future of Initiative 502 in Washington state. Our department will continue our mission of public safety, harm reduction and public education encouraging safe and lawful behavior with regards to the guidelines for marijuana established by Washington voters.