Legalizing Marijuana was for the Best, says Washington State County Sheriff

Seattle’s first legal recreational marijuana store opened one year ago today. Over that time, there have been more than a quarter-billion dollars in cannabis sales and more than $70 million generated in taxes for local and state governments.

The legalization of recreational pot meant a significant change for the state’s police approach towards the drug.

King County Sheriff John Urquhart spoke with The Early Edition’s Rick Cluff about the impacts of that decision.

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