When marijuana is legal in Canada, Americans are expected to flock. But the boundary, and US law, stands in the way.

When marijuana is legal in Canada, Americans are expected to flock. But the boundary, and US law, stands in the way.

By Katie Zezima and Lornet Turnbull

BLAINE, Wash. – Recreational marijuana has been legal here in Washington state since 2014. Adults just a few miles away in Canada also will be able to legally buy and smoke marijuana for pleasure starting in October.

But between them stands the U.S. boundary, a thin marijuana militarized zone, in which the drug will remain forbidden by federal law.

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Released at Fri, 13 Jul 2018 04:54:55 +0000

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