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New WA law blocks employers from rejecting job applicants based on cannabis use

Legislators, local leaders hope law leads to increase in employable workers

A close up of a marijuana joint before its sealed up.
A new Washington state law prohibits employers from discriminating during the hiring process against a candidate based on their use of cannabis. (Photo courtesy of
By Jemma Alexander News Intern
A new Washington state law protects an individual’s ability to remain employable while legally
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