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Jourdan Yelvington takes photos inside a Denver pot shop's grow area on Thursday. (credit: CBS)

4/20 Weekend Brings A Surge Of Tourists To Denver

Colorado has seen a boom in revenues since the legalization of retail marijuana sales, but Denver’s tourism industry is especially feeling the impact this Easter weekend.

21 hours ago

Thousands of supporters of legalized marijuana light up at exactly 4:20 p.m in Civic Center Park April 20, 2012 in Denver. (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Expect Big Changes At This Year’s 4/20 Rally

Denver is promising some big changes at this year’s 4/20 rally. Last year the marijuana celebration attracted thousands at a massive smoke out in Civic Center Park.

04/09/2014

Rob Vallela of Denver smokes marijuana as thousands gathered to celebrate the state's medicinal marijuana laws and collectively light up at 4:20 p.m. in Civic Center Park April 20, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. Vallela has a medical marijuana card for severe nausea and said it has been helpful for his condition, adding "if you're happy, then your body feels good." (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

With Pot Legal, Denver’s 4/20 Festival Trying To Go Mainstream

Organizers of Denver’s annual April 20 marijuana festival on Wednesday announced that rapper B.o.B and singer Wyclef Jean will headline the event as they try to draw a big post-legalization crowd and shake the memory of last year’s event, which was marred by a still-unsolved shooting.

04/02/2014

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CU Plans To Close Campus On 4/20

For the third year in a row the University of Colorado plans to close its Boulder campus for the upcoming marijuana smokeout.

03/02/2014

A person identifying himself as Jermagisty Tha King of Denver lights up a 28 ounce blunt at exactly 4:20 p.m. as thousands gathered to celebrate the state's medicinal marijuana laws and collectively light up at 4:20 p.m. in Civic Center Park April 20, 2012 in Denver. (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Denver’s 4/20 Rally Could Go Up In Smoke

Denver’s 4/20 rally may run into some problems this year, but the city hasn’t made any official decision to shut it down.

02/27/2014

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Mile Marker 420 Becomes 419.99 To Thwart Thieves

Colorado officials think a difference of one-hundredth of a mile will be enough to stop thieves from stealing the mile marker 420 sign along Interstate 70.

01/11/2014

CBS4's Howard Nathan talks with Mark Silverstein of the ACLU (credit: CBS)

ACLU Worried About Hancock’s Proposed Pot Ordinance

There’s more controversy over legalized marijuana after some members of the Denver City Council want to limit open consumption. Marijuana advocates say the city may be violating the spirit of Amendment 64.

10/13/2013

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Anti-Gang Leader Says 4/20 Shooting Was ‘Crips On Crips’

Investigators are still looking for the person who opened fire during the 4/20 celebration at Denver’s Civic Center Park.

04/24/2013

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Man Upset With Way Police Showed His Image After 4/20 Shooting

The man police labeled a “person of interest” after the shooting incident at the 4/20 event at Denver’s Civic Center Park on Saturday says he’s upset by the way police put his image out into the public sphere.

04/23/2013

Witness To 4/20 Shooting Describes Being Up Close When It Happened

A man police were searching for as a person of interest in the shooting of three people in Civic Center Park during the 4/20 marijuana celebration on Saturday has talked to police and wasn’t arrested.

04/22/2013

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