Washington welcomes marijuana

Washington becomes the second state to sell marijuana for recreational use.

  • Hu Barney smokes a joint during 420Fest at the Luxe Nightclub in Seattle � Nick Adams / Reuters

  • Cloned marijuana plants are pictured at the Sea of Green Farms growing facility in Seattle, Washington � JASON REDMOND / Reuters

  • Medical marijuana patient Robert Badillo smokes vaporized marijuana inside Frankie Sports Bar and Grill in Olympia � Nick Adams / Reuters

  • Medical marijuana patient Roger Lingle sniffs a starter plant he bought at the Canna Pi medical marijuana dispensary in Seattle � Anthony Bolante / Reuters

  • Bob Leeds, co-owner of Sea of Green Farms, shows some of the marijuana he produces during a tour of his company's facility in Seattle, Washington � JASON REDMOND / Reuters

  • Participants smoke marijuana around 4:20 pm at the Seattle Hempfest 4/20 event in Seattle, Washington � JASON REDMOND / Reuters

  • Seattle Seahawks-themed marijuana cupcakes are displayed at the Queen Anne Cannabis Club in Seattle � JASON REDMOND / Reuters

  • An English Bulldog wears a marijuana-leaf lei at the High Times U.S. Cannabis Cup in Seattle � JASON REDMOND / Reuters

  • A vendor displays products at the High Times U.S. Cannabis Cup in Seattle � JASON REDMOND / Reuters

  • Festival goers are given bags of Doritos corn chips by Seattle Police Department officers during the Hempfest rally in Seattle � Matt McKnight / Reuters

  • A woman smokes a joint at the High Times U.S. Cannabis Cup in Seattle � JASON REDMOND / Reuters

  • Cookies shaped like marijuana leafs are pictured at the Cannabis Carnivalus 4/20 event in Seattle � JASON REDMOND / Reuters

  • Audience members cheer as free vapor pens are tossed into the crowd at the High Times U.S. Cannabis Cup in Seattle � JASON REDMOND / Reuters

  • A man lights up after the law legalizing the recreational use of marijuana went into effect in Seattle, Washington � Cliff DesPeaux / Reuters

  • Nick Cookro, 34, of Seattle inhales marijuana smoke from a plastic bag as Lina Joseph of Puyallup, Washington looks on at the Seattle Hempfest 4/20 event in Seattle, Washington � JASON REDMOND / Reuters

  • Members of a medical marijuana delivery service promote their business at the High Times U.S. Cannabis Cup in Seattle � JASON REDMOND / Reuters

  • A customer rolls a joint made of half marijuana and half tobacco to smoke inside of Frankie Sports Bar and Grill in Olympia � Nick Adams / Reuters

  • Employee Young restocks the shelves behind bullet-proof glass at Northwest Patient Resource Center in Seattle � Cliff DesPeaux / Reuters