Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Denver permanently allow social cannabis use

Denver City Council Votes To Permanently Allow ‘Social’ Cannabis Use At Certain Locations

On February 25, Denver City Council repealed the “sunset” provision, which scheduled the city’s program of on-site marijuana consumption licenses for certain...
Denver Teen Marijuana Education Program High Costs working

Survey Indicates Denver’s Teen Marijuana Education Campaign Is Working

A majority of Denver teens familiar with the county's youth-focused marijuana educational campaign decided against underage cannabis consumption, according to a new...
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There’s Been A Spike In ER Visits In Colorado Due To Legal Marijuana

A new study has found that since legalization in Colorado, emergency-room visits related to marijuana have spiked. The study also indicates that...
industrial hemp cultivation rising

Industrial Hemp Cultivation In The U.S. Is Growing Fast, Report Shows

Industrial hemp production increased dramatically in the U.S in 2018, according to a report released last week by the free market hemp...
Legal marijuana does not impact alcohol sales

Recreational Marijuana Legalization Has No Impact on Alcohol Sales, Trade Association Finds

Sales of alcohol have not been affected in the three states – Colorado, Oregon, and Washington State – that have the longest-established...
Marijuana dispensaries increase house prices

Study Finds Cannabis Dispensaries Increase Nearby Property Values

According to a new study published in the journal Contemporary Economic Policy, having your home located near a cannabis dispensary could actually...

Colorado Ballot Initiative Would Redefine Industrial Hemp

In Colorado in November, voters will have the opportunity to approve Amendment X, a ballot initiative that would change the state’s legal definition of...
Should Colorado update marijuana laws

Does Colorado Need To Update Its Marijuana Laws?

Colorado, a leader in marijuana legalization, enjoys top rank among investors. As its market matures, however, experts in the industry have proposed legislative reforms...
Colorado adult marijuana use up

Colorado Adults Using More Marijuana, While Youth Use Remains Unchanged

Two recently released survey reports from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment offer evidence that while marijuana use has increased among adults...
Michael Hancock among mayors calling for federal reform

Denver, Thornton Mayors Join Other City Leaders in Calling for Federal Marijuana Policy Reform

At the 86th Annual Meeting U.S. Conference of Mayors held June 8-11 in Boston, the nation’s mayors promulgated a resolution that calls on local...