(Ted S. Warren/The Associated Press)
December 6, 2012
Andre Edwards, from left, G.E. Montoya and J. Smiley pass around a glass pipe as they smoke marijuana Thursday just after midnight at the Space Needle in Seattle. Possession of marijuana became legal in Washington at midnight, and several hundred people gathered at the Space Needle to smoke and celebrate the occasion, even though the new law does prohibit public use of marijuana.