To all the jokers, smokers and midnight tokers out there, it’s safe to come outside: Initiative 1 has passed.
With 64.7% of the votes, one might even say it smoked the competition (that pun might actually be more criminal than marijuana now).
In jubilant response, a recent Trib article suggested advocates new attitude could best be summarized as ”Ladies and gentlemen, start your bongs.”
Sherry Bockwinkel, one of the measure’s co-petitioner’s, was thus quoted, “Lowest enforcement means lowest enforcement. That means no arrests for marijuana possession under 40 grams, period.”
Not so fast.
True, this vote is a …