Monday, December 17, 2018
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...
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...