The voter pamphlet indicates there is no opposition to Tacoma’s Initiative 1, which would lower emphasis of law enforcement in regards to marijuana offenses. Why should there be? Such offenses are against the law.
There is an increasingly dismissive attitude about the word illegal in this country. Our elected officials continue to parse words and inject words into the conversation, which has the effect of legitimizing issues that are in fact illegal.
Medical marijuana is a term floated around and eventually effective enough to make medical marijuana clinics a reality all over this country.
I know in some cases, marijuana …