Earlier this year, an elementary school in Seattle had an incident of a child bringing edible marijuana to the lunchroom. So far this year, 14 children in the state of Washington were poisoned by marijuana edibles, according to an article in the Spokane Spokesman-Review.
The count of 14 is equal to the number of children taken in for marijuana poisonings in the state of Colorado last year. In Colorado, there have been three deaths attributed to marijuana edibles. In one case, a man shot his wife after eating a candy. Her 911 call revealed that he had eaten the candy and he wanted her to shoot him.