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New Approach Washington backgrounders:
What are the key features of I-502? Learn more: Key Features
What about federal marijuana laws? Learn more: Federal Law
Why is marijuana law reform a racial justice issue? Learn more: Racial Disparity
How will I-502 impact young people? Learn more: "What about kids?" Brochure
This is a brochure designed to be dowloaded, printed double-sided in color on white legal size (8.5" x 14") paper, then folded twice so that the "What about kids?" panel appears on the front. The following multi-page version is formatted for online reading and printing on letter size (8.5" x 11") paper. "What about kids?" 8.5" x 11"
How does I-502 affect Washington's medical marijuana law? Learn more: Medical Marijuana
How does I-502 address impaired driving? Learn more: DUI
What is the science behind I-502's per se standard? Learn more: DUI Standard
How does I-502's DUI provision compare with current laws across the country? Learn more: DUI Law Comparison
Does I-502 legalize industrial hemp? Learn more: Industrial Hemp
Why do environmentalists support I-502? Learn more: Environment