DEA http://kplu.org en DEA Raids Pot Dispensaries in Puget Sound Area http://kplu.org/post/dea-raids-pot-dispensaries-puget-sound-area <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.199999809265137px; line-height: 15px;"><span style="font-size: 15.199999809265137px;">Federal agents have raided a number of medical marijuana dispensaries in the Puget Sound region.</span></p><div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.199999809265137px; line-height: 15px;"><p>Drug Enforcement Administration spokeswoman Jodie Underwood said Wednesday afternoon the operation was under way. She declined to immediately provide details about how many dispensaries were being targeted or how many search warrants were being executed.</p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 22:45:31 +0000 The Associated Press 9426 at http://kplu.org DEA Raids Pot Dispensaries in Puget Sound Area 42 Wash. lawmakers ask DEA to reclassify marijuana http://kplu.org/post/42-wash-lawmakers-ask-dea-reclassify-marijuana <p>OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) &mdash; More than three dozen Washington state lawmakers are asking the federal government to reclassify marijuana.</p><p>In a letter to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration on Monday, the lawmakers said they supported Gov. Chris Gregoire&#39;s previous request on the issue. Reclassifying marijuana as a Schedule II drug would allow it to be prescribed by doctors and handled by pharmacists.</p><p> Mon, 30 Jan 2012 21:52:08 +0000 The Associated Press 3976 at http://kplu.org 42 Wash. lawmakers ask DEA to reclassify marijuana