Amendment 64

The Colorado and Washington chapters of the marijuana reform organization NORML have agreed to a cannabis-based bet to highlight the upcoming Super Bowl, which features respective teams from the two states that have legalized recreational use of marijuana. (credit; CBS)

Legal Weed Brings Tax Boost, But It’s Modest

To see the tax implications of legalizing marijuana in Colorado, there’s no better place to start than an empty plot of land on a busy thoroughfare near downtown Denver.

01/02/2015

Hash Oil Extractor (credit: CBS)

Colorado AG: Home Hash Oil Production Is Illegal

Colorado’s top law enforcement official says manufacturing high-potency marijuana oil is not legal under the state’s first-in-the-nation recreational marijuana law.

12/30/2014

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Western Nebraska Law Enforcement Cheers Colorado Pot Lawsuit

Some western Nebraska law enforcement officials are cheering a new state lawsuit that seeks to thwart Colorado’s legalization of marijuana, even as Colorado vows to fight it in court.

12/28/2014

Colorado Attorney General John Suthers (credit: CBS)

Colorado Vows To Defend Pot Law Against States’ Challenge

Colorado’s Attorney General John Suthers promises to vigorously defend the state’s historic law legalizing marijuana after Nebraska and Oklahoma asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare it unconstitutional.

12/19/2014

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NE & OK Pot Lawsuit Fails The Common Sense Test

The lawsuit announced Thursday from Nebraska and Oklahoma may be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court, but the case already fails the common sense test.

12/18/2014

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Colorado Marks 2 Years Of Legal Marijuana

Colorado marked its second anniversary Wednesday of allowing recreational marijuana for adults over 21.

12/10/2014

News Director Tim Wieland, center, and before the CBS4 Gubernatorial Debate between John Hickenlooper, left, and Bob Beauprez, right. (credit: CBS)

Gubernatorial Candidates Advise Caution On Legalized Pot

Recreational pot has played only a small role in the Colorado governor’s race.

10/27/2014

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Colorado Plays Role In The NYT Editorial Endorsement Of Legalized Pot

Even though the New York Times Editorial Board got the headlines for its pro-pot stance this week, the real credit should go to Colorado.

07/29/2014

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Colorado Pot Black Market Still Alive

Drug investigators and Denver Police Department numbers indicate that the black market for marijuana is thriving more than ever.

07/28/2014

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Colorado Lawmakers Shy Away From Pot Bank

A Colorado plan to set up the world’s first financial system for marijuana survived less than 24 hours before state lawmakers changed course Thursday night and shelved the idea.

05/01/2014

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