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Colorado justices approve medical marijuana during probation

November 19, 2019

DENVER — The Colorado Supreme Court has ruled people may use medical marijuana while serving probation. KMGH-TV reports the state’s highest court issued the ruling Monday. The justices approved an exception for prosecutors to show evidence that...

California suspends hundreds of marijuana supply businesses

November 11, 2019

DENVER (AP) — California has suspended 394 marijuana business permits in a move that critics say will temporarily reduce the number of legal cannabis shops in the state. The suspension affecting about 5% of California’s...

Pot-laced poop getting Aspen dogs high

July 7, 2019

A local vet has a working theory that people are pooping outdoors and not cleaning it up, leaving it for dogs to eat. An unintended result is that the canines are getting high on human feces with THC in it.

Colorado’s marijuana sales tax revenue hits $1 billion

June 13, 2019

Marijuana sales tax collection since recreational sales began in 2014 in May surpassed $1 billion, Colorado officials said Wednesday. That’s a major milestone for a burgeoning industry, which has sold more than $6.5 billion in...

Know before you grow

May 30, 2019

Colorado voters highly approved of legalizing marijuana for people 21 years of age or older, and since then pot shops have flourished in communities throughout the state. Colorado residents may also grow up to six...

CDOT seeks public input on new marijuana-impaired driving campaign

April 22, 2019

The Colorado Department of Transportation has launched an online survey in hopes of gathering public input on creative concepts and messaging for a new marijuana-impaired driving campaign. The survey, part of CDOT’s ongoing “Cannabis Conversation”...

US corporations embracing 420 as pot legalization grows

April 19, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Potheads have for decades celebrated their love of marijuana on April 20, but the once counter-culture celebration that was all about getting stoned now is so mainstream Corporate America is starting...

Colorado authorizes medical marijuana use for autism

April 3, 2019

DENVER — Colorado has added autism spectrum disorders to the list of disabling medical conditions eligible for medical marijuana treatment. Gov. Jared Polis signed a bipartisan bill into law Tuesday. Autism spectrum disorders include autism, Asperger syndrome...