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Local Governments Can Use Zoning to Ban Marijuana Gardens
Posted on Thursday, May 21, 2015
The Washington Supreme Court made an important ruling today on collective gardens that grow marijuana. Though the Washington State Medical Use of Cannabis Act (MUCA) allows patients who qualify to ...
Is the $200,000 Home Dead?
Posted on Tuesday, March 24, 2015
In a very well written article in Builder Magazine they posit the question of whether or not an affordable single family detached starter home is a thing of the past. The article weighs in to a ve...
The Difference Between Medical and Recreational Pot
Posted on Monday, March 02, 2015
Is regulatory. Medical pot is regulated by the Oregon Health Authority, whose focus is licensing of growers, and on prescriptions and eligibility for same, which does not include an extensive trac...
Vested Rights Taking Center Stage in Washington
Posted on Thursday, February 05, 2015
The Washington Supreme Court accepted review of the Potala Village Development v. City of Kirkland case today. Potala Village planned a 143-unit residential development in Kirkland, but the City i...
Rock, Paper, Scissors?
Posted on Tuesday, February 03, 2015
Division II of the Washington Court of Appeals ruled today that Whatcom County should not be compelled to adopt a Comprehensive Plan amendment allowing for the expansion of a mineral resource zone ...
Fish Persistence and Municipal Water Rights Extensions
Posted on Thursday, January 15, 2015
Oregon Court of Appeals reviewed conditions for fish persistence placed on extensions to a municipal water permit.