State marijuana regulators and professors agree that things are going relatively well in the new business of legal pot.
Now that anyone who qualifies can open a retail pot shop in Colorado, state lawmakers will consider whether they should put limits on certain medical marijuana providers to close a potentially expensive legal loophole.
The Colorado Lottery is getting criticized for its sales staff bonuses. State auditors say the Lottery has awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars without tying the payouts the actual sale performances.
The Denver City Council will move forward on recreational marijuana. That was the result of an informal straw poll taken Monday.
Colorado’s medical marijuana regulations are badly enforced and in need of dramatic overhaul, state auditors concluded in a blistering 89-page report released Tuesday.
A 24-member task force appointed to set up marijuana rules meets Monday for the first time.
Colorado’s medical marijuana enforcement director, who came under fire for a letter he wrote that the state attorney general said gave the appearance of opposing dispensary bans in cities, has been reassigned.
Colorado auditors say the state Department of Revenue can save about $2.1 million annually if more people and businesses file their taxes online and if the agency uses new technologies to process tax documents.