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Washington State Sales Excise Tax

Excise Tax And Sales From Recreational Marijuana In Washington From 2014 To 2015

  Recreational cannabis sales in Washington state grew from $3.5 million in July 2014 to $46 million in June 2015, according to data from the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board. This represents a compounded monthly growth rate of 24%. The sales for the entire year earned the state nearly $65 million in excise taxes. […]
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Top 15 States For Marijuana Use - Past Month

Top 15 U.S. States In Marijuana Use Over A One Month Period

  At nearly 13%, marijuana use in Vermont and Rhode Island is nearly twice the national average of 7%, according to data from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration. Five of the eight states with the highest use have legalized recreational marijuana use, and the rest are among those most likely to permit adult […]
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Growth In Support Of Marijuana Legalization By Political Party 1975 ti 2014

Support For Marijuana Legalization By Political Party In The U.S. (1975 to 2014)

According to New Frontier, Democrats and Independents are more likely to support marijuana legalization than Republicans. However, in the past 40 years, Democratic and Republican support has more than tripled. 60% of Democrats support marijuana legalization, where as only 40% of Republican voters. Support among Republicans has almost doubled in the last ten years.
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Dramatic Increase In Support For Marijuana Legalization 1973 to 2014

Dramatic Increase In Support For Marijuana Legalization In The U.S. From 1973 To 2014

  Support for marijuana legalization has increased dramatically over the past 40 years, with 55% of Americans now in favor of adult use. Support has more than doubled over the past 20 years across all age groups, and is now highest among adults under 30 – two-thirds of whom back legalization.
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What is a marijuana dispensary?

A Brief History Of Marijuana

Overview of the Plant Marijuana is the Mexican colloquial name for the plant genus Cannabis which includes three species, Cannabis Sativa, Cannabis Indica, and Cannabis Ruderalis. Widely believed to have originated in central Asia, cannabis has been cultivated for at least 5,000 years, making it one of mankind’s oldest agricultural commodities. The plant has long […]
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