First Customer Buys Recreational Marijuana in Washington

Washington has become the second US state to allow people to buy legal recreational marijuana, as customers lined up outside pot shops to snap up samples.

Nearly two years after the state voted to legalize marijuana, 29-year-old Cale Holdsworth became the first person to buy the herb there.

‘This is a great moment,’ Holdsworth said, beating the crowd to pick up two grams of pot from Bellingham’s Top Shelf Cannabis.

Top Shelf Cannabis is one of two Bellingham stores that started selling the drug as soon as it was allowed under state regulations.

Before it opened, several dozen people lined up outside the shop in this liberal college town of about 80,000 north of Seattle.

– Read the entire article at Daily Mail.