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The Growing Marijuana Industry: Focus on the Washington Experience

The Growing Marijuana Industry: Focus on the Washington Experience

It is hard to wrap one’s mind around such momentous change, but the truth is that the legal marijuana industry - the fastest-growing industry in the United States - is here to stay. Despite the doubters and detractors, the traction gained by the legal marijuana industry cannot be stopped. Currently 23 states have legalized marijuana for medical purposes. Four states have legalized recreational use. Two of the four states, Colorado and Washington, already have experience with the taxation and regulation of retail marijuana and have seen astounding results.