cannabis legal in hawaii if 21and up

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Nov 13, 2008
 
Voters passed a ballot measure that would direct police to take a hands-off approach to the adult personal use of marijuana.

With all precincts reporting, the measure passed 53.1 percent ( 35,329 votes ) to 38.6 percent ( 25,658 votes ).

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Nov 13, 2008
 
HILO, Hawai'i Big Island County police and federal authorities say they will continue enforcing marijuana laws despite the passage of a ballot initiative making it the lowest priority for law enforcement.
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Voters approved the measure 34,957 to 25,464 in last week's election.

Police Chief Lawrence Mahuna said the measure is a resolution, not a law, and added, "there will be no change how we prioritize the enforcement of marijuana. The resolution does not invalidate federal law. It doesn't legalize marijuana. It's still a Schedule 1 controlled substance, he said.

"We will continue in our efforts to reduce the availability of illegal marijuana," he said.

County Corporation Counsel Lincoln Ashida disagreed with Mahuna's assertion that the approved measure isn't a law.
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Nov 13, 2008
 
Riverine Furbearer wrote:
HILO, Hawai'i Big Island County police and federal authorities say they will continue enforcing marijuana laws despite the passage of a ballot initiative making it the lowest priority for law enforcement.
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Voters approved the measure 34,957 to 25,464 in last week's election.
Police Chief Lawrence Mahuna said the measure is a resolution, not a law, and added, "there will be no change how we prioritize the enforcement of marijuana. The resolution does not invalidate federal law. It doesn't legalize marijuana. It's still a Schedule 1 controlled substance, he said.
"We will continue in our efforts to reduce the availability of illegal marijuana," he said.
County Corporation Counsel Lincoln Ashida disagreed with Mahuna's assertion that the approved measure isn't a law.
Police Chief Lawrence Mahuna retires December 31 and is being Sued by the thc-ministry of Hawaii
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Nov 13, 2008
 
Oh bad ass! I am actually going to Hawaii this summer. Good info to know.
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Nov 13, 2008
 
Geeesh I thought it said cannibals....I was ready to say....invite BHO to the luau.....dang it anyhow!!

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Nov 13, 2008
 
you voted for Bush twice wrote:
<quoted text>Police Chief Lawrence Mahuna retires December 31 and is being Sued by the thc-ministry of Hawaii
Retired, sued or whatever - He is 100% correct about 1 thing. It is illegal according to Federal Law - and that Law will probably never change.

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Nov 13, 2008
 
Tyler wrote:
Oh bad ass! I am actually going to Hawaii this summer. Good info to know.
I remeber it being that way in San Diego in the mid to late 70's - not sure how it is now. Then the Cops would scowl at you as they drove by without stopping if they saw you smoking a joint. It wasn't worth the paperwork to do anything.
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Nov 13, 2008
 
Riverine Furbearer wrote:
<quoted text>Retired, sued or whatever - He is 100% correct about 1 thing. It is illegal according to Federal Law - and that Law will probably never change.
not true the state must ask for help from the Federal government. 24 plants and 24oz legal on perivit property no mater what don't hate

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Nov 13, 2008
 
you voted for Bush twice wrote:
<quoted text> not true the state must ask for help from the Federal government. 24 plants and 24oz legal on perivit property no mater what don't hate
Not true the DEA can bust people in any state.

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Nov 13, 2008
 
you voted for Bush twice wrote:
<quoted text> not true the state must ask for help from the Federal government. 24 plants and 24oz legal on perivit property no mater what don't hate
I have a friend in jail who thought that - gee, whats that knocking on your door?

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Nov 13, 2008
 
i live in Hawaii maybe u should look at all the rules in the law
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Mar 29, 2010
 
i think the law is stupid.! some have their opinions && judgements; but what i think heck if we wanna smoke, then so be it d'nt stop it! join or let be!

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Apr 2, 2010
 
wait is it legal or not
im confused
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Jul 29, 2010
 
It is not legal, and count on being hassled if popped.

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Nov 8, 2011
 
Tyler wrote:
Oh bad ass! I am actually going to Hawaii this summer. Good info to know.
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Jul 14, 2012
 
If everyone would unite then pot would be legal for all. If you de-criminalize pot then police could focus on real crime and not on people self medicating
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Jan 22, 2013
 
Sick assault wrote:
If everyone would unite then pot would be legal for all. If you de-criminalize pot then police could focus on real crime and not on people self medicating
"Real crime"... Really? Hmm let's see... The two burglary rings that were busted recently admitted to committing these "real crimes" because they needed quick cash for drugs. So when they get out of jail, leave your door unlocked and windows open when you're away so you don't have to fix anything when they take your property for fast cash.

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