Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Marijuana Tasting Rooms

Colorado Governor Vetoes Bill that Would Allow Nations-First Cannabis ‘Tasting Rooms’

In early June, Governor John Hickenlooper of Colorado vetoed a bill that would have allowed for marijuana sampling at dispensaries. House Bill 1258 would have...
Marijuana Plants Burned

700 Pounds of Weed Burned in Colorado

Authorities in rural Colorado burned about 700 pounds of illegal marijuana plants in October, they said. The plants were burned Oct. 11 in Penrose, in...
Denver police need more space to store confiscated marijuana

Denver Cops Are Running Out of Space for Marijuana

Colorado voters legalized marijuana in 2012, a move many said would lead to less illegal cultivation of the drug. But police in Denver now...

Coloradans Still Back Legal Weed

Colorado voters legalized recreational marijuana four years ago, and time hasn't changed their minds. A poll released in September finds that Coloradans have few regrets...
Colorado campaign educates children on marijuana

Colorado Fights Underage Marijuana Use

Colorado’s Health Department hopes talks from adult role models can help keep kids away from marijuana, and it has launched a new ad campaign...
Children's ER Visits Colorado

Marijuana Sends More Colorado Kids to ER

More children are showing up in Colorado emergency rooms after accidentally consuming legal marijuana, according to a new study. The number of cases reported to...
Teen cannabis use holds steady Colorado

Legalization Hasn’t Led to More Teen Toking in Colorado

Colorado voters legalized marijuana in 2012 amid dire warnings their decision would let loose a wave of teenage potheads. A new study finds that...
California marijuana raids

Cops Raid Illegal Colorado Grow Sites

Federal agents joined with state and local police to raid what they said were illegal marijuana grows in eastern Colorado in April. Law enforcement served...
Hotchkiss, Colorado

Could Marijuana Save Mining Towns?

Not everyone in Colorado loves legal marijuana. The mountains and rural valleys of the Centennial State are littered with small towns that have rejected...

Supreme Court Refuses Major Marijuana Case

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear a lawsuit by officials in Nebraska and Oklahoma that sought to end marijuana legalization in Colorado. The...