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Tag Archives: Marijuana

Marijuana tax won’t fix Colorado’s budget woes

DENVER – When voters in Colorado legalized recreational marijuana, a new industry emerged, along with a new state revenue stream. According to early estimates from […]...

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February 8, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Mix, Uncategorized

New York smokes Colorado by pioneering kosher marijuana

Colorado could have been the birthplace of kosher marijuana. But when it comes to meeting the needs of observant Jews, our square state is lacking. […]...

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December 31, 2015 Health, Just In, The Mix

Poll results: Arm Colorado teachers, don’t expel sexting students — and legal pot is good

  In Colorado, a state bloodied by mass shootings, a majority of voters feel teachers and school officials should be able to arm themselves on […]...

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November 19, 2015 Just In, The Blogs, The Mix

Wiretap: Oligarchy: Why Ohio failed to legalize pot

Not pot In Ohio, voters overwhelmingly reject legalizing pot. So how can both sides be happy with the result? Hint: It starts with the word […]...

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November 4, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Marijuana may be legal in Colorado, but for immigrants it’s still risky

Immigrants in Colorado face their own version of reefer madness as they deal with a dichotomy in state and federal drug laws that is especially […]...

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October 28, 2015 Civil Rights, Health, Just In, The Mix

Democratic debate: What candidates said about Colorado and gun legislation

During last month’s Republican presidential debate, Colorado played a larger role than any other state because of legalized marijuana. This month, during the Democratic presidential debate in […]...

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October 14, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

GOP Debate: What candidates said about Colorado and marijuana

Colorado won’t be picking a Republican presidential candidate at its caucus next year, but that didn’t stop a handful of the party’s White House hopefuls from picking […]...

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September 17, 2015 Health, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Keefe: Marijuana industry is tripping on pesticides

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September 16, 2015 Just In, Keefe, The Blogs, The Mix

Veterans and abuse survivors sue Colorado for banning marijuana in PTSD treatement

When the Colorado Board of Health voted against adding Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder to the list of qualifying conditions for medical marijuana last month, a core […]...

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August 27, 2015 Health, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Will smoking pot at a bar soon be legal in Denver?

Lighting up a doobie on a bar’s enclosed patio? Enjoying a pot brownie at an art opening? It’s against the law now, but supporters of a […]...

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August 11, 2015 Health, Just In, The Mix

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Video: Meet Denver’s district attorney candidates

The Colorado Independent hosted an Oct. 20 discussion between three of Denver’s four district attorney candidates at Denver Open Media. The video, below, is preceded by […]

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Cory Gardner: Make room in the Supermax prison for Hillary Clinton

Colorado’s newest U.S. Senator, Republican Cory Gardner, has a joke about Hillary Clinton and Colorado’s Supermax prison. He’s told it at least once on the presidential campaign […]

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