In 2012, the City of Kent (“Kent”) passed a zoning ordinance that banned “collective gardens,” which are permitted under Washington’s Medical Use of Cannabis Act (“MUCA”) - RCW 69.51A. The case raises the issue of federal preemption.
In this case, the ACLU urged the Washington Supreme Court to allow juveniles and young adults to challenge the draconian adult sentences imposed on them, because youth has been recognized as a mitigating factor in sentencing.
ACLU-WA filed an amicus brief supporting Mr. Dawley’s argument on appeal that the statute criminalizing intimidating a public servant is unconstitutionally overbroad and limits protected speech because it fails to distinguish “true threats” from strongly
Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 12:10pm to Sunday, October 9, 2016 - 12:10pm
Geek Girl Con is just around the corner! If you’re into comics, arts, literature, game play, and game design, buy your tickets now and don’t forget to stop by the ACLU-WA booth for free stickers, buttons, and other swag!