Hundreds gather for Seattle pot party

Friday marks the first anniversary of the day Washington's legal marijuana law took effect, and hundreds of people celebrated by lighting up near the Space Needle at a party permitted by the city of Seattle.

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A partier who declined to give his name passes around a marijuana joint he made from a full ounce of pot after taking a hit on it at a pot party at the Seattle Center Friday in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Photo by Elaine Thompson
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