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Colorado Court: Some Pot Cases Can Be Overturned

Some people convicted of possessing small amounts of marijuana can ask for those convictions to be thrown out under the law that legalized recreational marijuana in Colorado, the state’s second-highest court ruled Thursday.

03/13/2014

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Police: Set Aside Some Pot Revenue For Marijuana Enforcement

Police chiefs across Colorado want a bigger piece of the state’s pot pie. They believe some of the revenue from pot sales should go towards training and enforcement.

03/05/2014

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People In Other States Say Colorado Pot Is Better, Stronger

Colorado is one of 20 states where medical marijuana is legal and one of two states where pot is legal for adults. Texas is not one of those states but some people who live there claim they’re getting high thanks to family and friends shipping the drug to them.

02/19/2014

Police blame butane to extract hash from pot on a home explosion in Longmont (credit: CBS)

Some Believe Legalized Pot Results In Unwanted Consequences

Some believe that legalized pot is resulting in some unwanted consequences like Thursday’s home explosion in Longmont that happened when police said three men were trying to make hash.

12/18/2013

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Denver City Council Passes Pot Smoking Ordinance

Monday night the Denver City Council passed an ordinance making it legal to smoke pot in the open as long as it is on the smoker’s property.

12/09/2013

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Denver Launches Website To Educate Public On Marijuana Laws

As the City and County of Denver prepares for retail marijuana businesses to open on Jan. 1, a new website was launched Monday as a public education effort.

12/09/2013

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Denver Council To Hold Hearing On Outdoor Pot Smoke Proposal

The Denver City Council is set to decide where residents will be able to smoke pot outside when they are at their homes.

11/25/2013

Skiers and snowboarders at Arapahoe Basin (credit: CBS)

Colorado’s Pot Laws Don’t Apply On The Slopes

Ski areas are sending out a reminder to skiers who like to smoke marijuana: Colorado’s new pot laws do not apply on the slopes.

10/23/2013

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Ordinance Would Allow Arrests Of Pot Smokers On Their Own Property

After a string of pot giveaways and public smoking following the legalization of marijuana in Colorado, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock is trying to crack down on where people can light up.

10/14/2013

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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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