List of Legal and Medical resources/references:
Chapter 69.51A RCW MEDICAL CANNABIS WA State Legislature
 MARK EDDY, CONG. RESEARCH SERV., RL 33211, MEDICAL MARIJUANA: REVIEW AND ANALYSIS OF FEDERAL AND STATE POLICIES 45 (2010), available at http://fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/RL33211.pdf (noting that beginning in 1972 the National Organization for the
Reform of Marijuana Laws has petitioned the Drug Enforcement Administration to reschedule marijuana)
 The terms medical marijuana and medical cannabis are used interchangeably in this class to refer to marijuana
(scientific name: Cannabis sativa)
 Gregg A. Bliz, “The Medical Use of Marijuana: The Politics of Medicine,” Hamline Journal of Public Law and
Policy, vol. 13, spring 1992, p. 118.
 RICHARD J. BONNIE & CHARLES H. WHITEBREAD, THE MARIJUANA CONVICTION: A HISTORY OF MARIJUANA PROHIBITION IN THE UNITED STATES 51–53 (1974) (charting the path of marijuana prohibition in the states)
 Martin D. Carcieri, Obama, the Fourteenth Amendment, and the Drug War, 44 AKRON L. REV. 303, 325 (2011) (“U.S. marijuana prohibition has long been motivated largely by racism”)
 THE NATIONAL COMMISSION ON MARIHUANA AND DRUG ABUSE, MARIHUANA: A SIGNAL OF MISUNDERSTANDING 16 (1972), available at http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015015647558;view=1up;seq=5 (“As the Mexicans spread throughout the West and immigrated to the major cities, some of them carried the marihuana habit with them. The practice also became common among the same urban populations with whom opiate use was identified.”
 Michael Vitiello, Proposition 215: De Facto Legalization of Pot and the Shortcomings of Direct Democracy, 31 U. MICH. J. L. REFORM 707, 749–51 (1998)
 Jim Camden (April 20, 2017). “Marijuana making its way around circle from legal to illegal to legal”. The Spokesman-Review. Retrieved November 20, 2017.
 In Spanish, the letter “j” carries the sound of “h” in English. This alternative spelling of marijuana (with an “h”) was
formerly used by the federal government and is still used by some writers today
 P.L. 75-238, 50 Stat. 551, August 2, 1937. In Leary v. United States (395 U.S. 6 (1968)), the Supreme Court ruled the
Marihuana Tax Act unconstitutional because it compelled self-incrimination, in violation of the Fifth Amendment.
Raich v. Gonzales, 500 F.3d 850, 865 (9thCir. 2007)
 Leary v. United States, 395 U.S. 6, 16-17 (1969)
 Controlled Substances Act of 1970, Pub. L. No. 91–513, 84 Stat. 1236 (codified as amended at 21 U.S.C. § 812 (2012).
 21 U.S.C. §§ 812(b)(1), 812(c)(c)(10) (2012)
 21 U.S.C. §§ 812(b)(1)(A)-(C), 841(a)(1), 844(a)
 David Lamb, Other Emotional Issues on Ballots Nationwide: Five States Are Apparently Ready to Adopt Lotteries, L.A. TIMES (Nov. 5, 1986), http://articles.latimes.com/1986-11-05/news/mn-15354_1_lottery-initiative (reporting that Oregon was the first state “to decriminalize possession of small quantities of marijuana”).
 Votes For and Against November 5, 1996, Statewide Ballot Measures and Constitutional Amendments, CAL. SEC’Y OF STATE (1996), available at http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/sov/1996-general/votesfor-against.pdf
 ALASKA STAT. §§ 17.37.010–080 (2013); OR. REV. STAT. § 475.300 (2007); WASH. REV. CODE § 69.51A (2007); HAW. REV. STAT. §§ 329-121–128 (2013); COLO. CONST. art. XVIII, §16 (2013); NEV. REV. STAT. §§ 453A.010–240 (2013)
 Marijuana Law Reform Timeline, NORML, http://norml.org/about/item/marijuana-law-reform-timeline note 16 (showing that the following states passed medical marijuana laws: California (1996), Alaska (1998), Oregon (1998), Washington (1998), Maine (1999), Nevada (2000), Colorado (2000), Hawaii (2000), Montana (2004), Vermont (2004), Rhode Island (2006), New Mexico (2007), and Michigan (2008))
 Alaska Measure 2
Washington DC legalizes marijuana possession and use”. BBC News. February 26, 2015. Retrieved February 26, 2015; Initiative 71
 Cummings, William (February 26, 2015). “Pot now legal in D.C. despite threats from Congress”. USA Today. Retrieved February 26, 2015.
 U.S. DEP’T OF JUSTICE, OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL, MEMORANDUM FOR SELECTED UNITED STATES ATTORNEYS: INVESTIGATIONS AND PROSECUTIONS IN STATES AUTHORIZING THE MEDICAL USE OF MARIJUANA 1–2 (2009) [hereinafter Ogden Memo]
 Sam Kamin, Marijuana at the Crossroads: Keynote Address, 89 DENV. U. L. REV. 977, 981 (“While there were press reports that famously blared that there were more dispensaries than Starbucks in Denver and that there were more than 1,000 stores open state-wide, the truth is that no one knew for sure.” (citation omitted)); see also John Hoeffel, Cities, Counties No Longer Mellow About Pot Dispensaries, L.A. TIMES (Nov. 10, 2009), http://articles.latimes.com/2009/nov/10/local/me-pot-bans10 (“[H]undreds of medical
U.S. DEP’T OF JUSTICE, OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL, MEMORANDUM FOR ALL UNITED STATES ATTORNEYS: GUIDANCE REGARDING THE OGDEN MEMO IN JURISDICTIONS SEEKING TO AUTHORIZE MARIJUANA FOR MEDICAL USE 2 (2011)[hereinafter Cole Memo], available at http://www.justice.gov/oip/docs/dag-guidance-2011-
 Feds Warn, Indict California Medical Marijuana Dispensary Operators, KABC-TV (Oct. 7, 2011) http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/story?section=news/state&id=8383655 [hereinafter Feds Warn] (describing recent federal law enforcement actions against California marijuana dispensaries); see also Medical Marijuana: Federal Crackdown, Similar to That in California, Begins in Colorado, HUFFPOST DENVER (Jan. 12, 2012, 4:28 PM), http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/12/
 See, e.g., Keith Coffman & Nicole Neroulias, Colorado, Washington First States to Legalize Recreational Pot, REUTERS, Nov. 7, 2012, http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/07/us-usa-marijuanalegalization-idUSBRE8A602D20121107
 See Cole Memo II, supra note 5, at 2–3;
 Washington Department of Health https://www.doh.wa.gov/YouandYourFamily/Marijuana/MedicalMarijuana/LawsandRules/HistoryinWashington
 Cole Memo II, supra note 5, at 1–3
marijuana dispensaries have opened this year in a startling rollout across California . . . .”)
 Oregon Ballot Measure 91
: Senate Bill 5073 Partial Veto, http://www.seattlepi.com/local/article/Gregoie-vetoes-medical-marijuana-reforms-1358951.php
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