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Colorado Moving Toward Making PTSD Eligible For Medical Pot

Colorado’s chief medical officer plans to recommend post-traumatic stress disorder as a condition to be treated with medical marijuana.

04/13/2015

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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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Colorado Marks 2 Years Of Legal Marijuana

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

12/10/2014

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More Colorado Pot Seized In The Mail, Report Says

A new report says the amount of Colorado marijuana being seized en route to other states through the U.S. mail is on the rise since 2010.

08/27/2014

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Neighbor Sues Over Pot Shop In Residential Neighborhood

There’s a fight to keep a recreational pot shop out of one Denver neighborhood after the city just approved a retail license for The Clinic on 6th Avenue and Clarkson Street. Now a neighbor has decided to sue.

05/19/2014

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Colorado Lawmakers Approve Plan For Pot Banking

Frustrated by the cash-heavy aspect of its new marijuana industry, Colorado is trying a long-shot bid to create the world’s first financial system devoted to the pot business.

05/07/2014

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Punishing Amateur Chemists Attempting To Make Hash Oil Proving Difficult

The opening months of Colorado’s first-in-the-nation recreational marijuana industry have seen a rise in fiery explosions and injuries as pot users try to make the drug’s intoxicating oil in crude home-based laboratories.

05/06/2014

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Colorado Deaths Stoke Worries About Pot Edibles

A college student eats more than the recommended dose of a marijuana-laced cookie and jumps to his death from a hotel balcony. A husband with no history of violence is accused of shooting his wife in the head, possibly after eating pot-infused candy.

04/18/2014

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State Lawmakers Propose Restrictions For Pot Products

State lawmakers are considering new restrictions for marijuana products to help consumers know exactly what they are buying.

04/05/2014

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Legal Pot In Colorado Hasn’t Stopped Black Market

While no one expected the state’s first-in-the-nation recreational sales would eliminate the need for dangerous underground sales overnight, the violence has raised concerns among police, prosecutors and pot advocates.

04/04/2014

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