Brandon Coats

Members of the Colorado medical cannabis community responded to the Colorado Supreme Court Ruling
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Medical Marijuana Advocates: ‘Nothing Has Changed’ After Pot Ruling

Medical marijuana advocates believe the Colorado Supreme Court ruling that Dish Network had the right to fire an employee who tested positive for medical marijuana will have greater repercussions.

06/16/2015

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Medical Marijuana User? Apply For Work At Your Own Risk

Marijuana is legal in Colorado, but that doesn’t exempt workers here from drug testing for pot.

06/16/2015

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Man Fired For Using Medical Pot: ‘Over Time The Views Will Change’

A major ruling from the Colorado Supreme Court related to marijuana was made on Monday. The court ruled that a man who was fired from his job after failing a drug test cannot get his job back.

06/15/2015

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Colorado Court: Workers Can Be Fired For Using Pot Off-Duty

Pot may be legal in Colorado, but you can still be fired for using it.

06/15/2015

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Court Mulls Legality Of Firing For Pot Use Off Job

Pot may be legal in Colorado, but you can still be fired for using it. Now, the state’s highest court is considering whether workers’ off-duty use of medical marijuana is protected under state law.

10/01/2014

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Quadriplegic Man’s Pot Firing Case Heard By State Supreme Court

The Colorado Supreme Court is considering a marijuana-related firing case that could have big implications for the state’s pot smokers.

09/30/2014

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State Supreme Court Hears Marijuana Wrongful Firing Suit

The state Supreme Court will hear arguments Tuesday in the case of a Colorado man fired from his job for using medical marijuana.

09/29/2014

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Colorado Supreme Court To Review Pot Workplace Law

Pot may be legal in Colorado, but you can still be fired for using it. Now Colorado’s Supreme Court has agreed to review a marijuana-related firing in a case that could have big implications for the state’s pot smokers.

01/27/2014

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Quadriplegic Reacts With ‘Disappointment’ Following Landmark Pot Ruling

A landmark ruling Thursday could impact any working Coloradan who uses marijuana legally.

04/26/2013

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Colorado Court Says No Job Protection For Pot Users

People who test positive for smoking pot can legally be fired from their job, the Colorado Court of Appeals ruled Thursday in deciding that there is no employment protection for marijuana users.

04/25/2013

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