This editorial will appear in Tuesday’s print edition.
Forget the Legislature. The real action this year is at the Liquor Control Board.
Under Initiative 502, the board is charged with making an item of two things that normally mix like oil and water – marijuana and regulation.
The new law is, well, a law. It legalizes pot but also tells stoners what they can and can’t do. Stoners tend not to be obsessed with legalities.
The oil and water have yet to mix. The latest example is two South Sound bars – Stonegate in Tacoma and Frankie’s Sports Bar and …