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Tag Archives: Marijuana

High Holidays

Snowboarders from Maine wrote to say how much they enjoyed their stay. They also offered suggestions on how to equip the place to accommodate their new breed of tourist....

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March 27, 2014 Just In, Marijuana

Photos: Legal Weed Day, New Year’s Colorado 2014

oughly 40 shops in Colorado licensed to sell marijuana for recreational use for the first time ever in the United States sold a lot of pot to a lot of happy adults on New Year's Day. Customers waited in lines...

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January 1, 2014 Dig In, Health, Marijuana, Politics, The Beats

Colorado pot-tax debate yet another debate over market ideology

The debate between supporters and opponents of Colorado pot tax Proposition AA is an ideological debate on how taxes will affect pot as a product in an emerging market. Voters will decide where they stand tomorrow. ...

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November 4, 2013 Dig In, Marijuana, Politics, State Budget, The Beats

Pot-tax vote, another step on Colorado’s legalization rollout

Colorado continues to plow into the future of recreational marijuana use as residents begin to vote on Proposition AA, a tax measure that would fund pot-industry regulation enforcement here....

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October 29, 2013 Just In, Marijuana

Beyond pot: Drug reformers demand end of criminalization

“We are the people that love drugs, we are the people that hate drugs, and we are the people that don’t give a damn about drugs, but every one of us thinks the war on drugs is wrong, wrong, wrong!”...

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October 25, 2013 Just In, Marijuana

Pot-policy party: International delegation tours dispensaries, talks regulations

Denver, now a leading location in the legal pot trade, is promoting its expertise to a 50-person international delegation this week. ...

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October 23, 2013 Just In, Marijuana, Uncategorized
Pot advocates expect Hickenlooper, Suthers to lead on legalization implementation

Pot advocates expect Hickenlooper, Suthers to lead on legalization implementation

As Governor John Hickenlooper prepares to speak today with United States Attorney General Eric Holder about how to proceed with implementing Amendment 64, which legalizes marijuana in Colorado, the measure's supporters say they want to see the governor stand up...

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November 9, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics, Top Stories
In the weeds: Fed response to Colorado vote to legalize marijuana tough to predict

In the weeds: Fed response to Colorado vote to legalize marijuana tough to predict

Washington and Oregon both have measures similar to Colorado’s Amendment 64 on the ballot this year. It is unknown how the federal government will respond if any or all of them pass. The feds could respect the decision of...

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October 2, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics, Top Stories
Denver Republicans support marijuana rights, civil unions

Denver Republicans support marijuana rights, civil unions

Denver County Republicans voted during County Assembly on March 10 in favor of marijuana rights and same-sex civil unions....

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March 15, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics, Top Stories
VIDEO: Televangelist Pat Robertson endorses Colorado marijuana legalization

VIDEO: Televangelist Pat Robertson endorses Colorado marijuana legalization

In an interview with the New York Times this week, 81-year-old televangelist Pat Robertson, founder of the Christian Broadcasting Network and host of the 700 Club, endorsed ballot measures in Colorado and Washington that would legalize marijuana....

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March 8, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics

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Hick leads; Udall, Gardner tied. Haven’t we heard this all before?

The latest Colorado polls are out (more to come Thursday), and they look a lot like the last round of polls: John Hickenlooper has opened […]

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