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Sunday, October 21, 2012

Marijuana Initiative 502 a tough sell in Eastern Washington

Alex Newhouse, a defense attorney in Yakima, lives on land his family has farmed for four generations. He supports Initiative 502 in part because it legalizes hemp, which he thinks could easily be grown there and the fiber used for industrial and commercial production.