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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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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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Colorado To Decide Marijuana Taxes

Marijuana’s journey in legalization takes another step in Colorado when voters decide Tuesday whether to tax it more for the sake of schools and enforcement.

11/05/2013

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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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Colorado’s Pot Tax Debate Heats Up

Marijuana sellers and growers in Colorado joke that it’s rare for an industry to seek a tax on its own product — in their case, a 25 percent tax rate that goes before voters next month.

10/04/2013

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Pot Tax Opponents Greet Gov. Hickenlooper At Pro-Tax Event

Colorado’s proposed 25 percent tax on recreational marijuana attracted a few dozen protesters Wednesday to a pot-tax fundraiser featuring remarks from Gov. John Hickenlooper.

10/02/2013

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Feds Won’t Sue To Stop Pot Use In Colorado

The federal government says it will not sue to stop the states of Colorado and Washington from allowing recreational marijuana use.

08/29/2013

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UN Urges US To Challenge Colorado’s New Legal Pot Law

A United Nations-based drug agency urged the U.S. government on Tuesday to challenge the legalization of marijuana in Colorado and Washington, saying the state laws violate international drug treaties.

03/05/2013

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