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Colorado Drug Investigators Association

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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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More People Claiming They’ve Been Targeted For Their Colorado Plates

More people are claiming they are being pulled over out of state to see if they have marijuana simply because they have Colorado license plates.

04/01/2014

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

Dr. Joseph Montante (credit: CBS)

Doctor Convicted For Improperly Recommending Medical Marijuana

The distinction Dr. Joseph Montante now holds is something he does not welcome. He’s now convicted of prescribing medical marijuana without conducting a proper exam.

10/07/2013

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Opponents Say Legalizing Pot Opens Up Pandora’s Box For Children

Colorado voters chose to legalize marijuana for adults, but now experts are split on how a social acceptance of pot is affecting Colorado’s children.

02/13/2013

Colorado Drug Investigators Association spokesman Ernie Martinez (credit: CBS)

Colorado Drug Investigators Concerned Over Legalizing Marijuana

The head of the Colorado Drug Investigators Association believes that voters in Colorado were duped by Amendment 64 and that legalizing marijuana will be a fiasco.

11/30/2012

Marijuana (credit: CBS)

NAACP Supports Legalization Of Marijuana In Colorado

Voters in Colorado will be asked to decide whether to legalize marijuana. The initiative is getting the backing of the nation’s oldest and largest civil rights organization.

08/23/2012

Medical Marijuana (credit: Colorado Department of Transportation)

Colorado Medical Pot Opponents Applaud New Federal Effort

The federal government has announced that it will be cracking down on the medical marijuana industry in California, and supporters and opponents of medical marijuana in Colorado are paying close attention.

10/09/2011

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Drunk Drivers Not The Only Ones Feeling The ‘Heat’

Police across Colorado are cracking down on impaired drivers. This year they’re looking not only for drunk drivers, but also drivers under the influence of marijuana.

09/05/2011

William Yang, owner of Lincoln Herbal, shows a CBS4 crew the marijuana growing in the back of his dispensary. (credit: CBS)

Dispensaries Struggle With State’s New ’70-30′ Law

As the state of Colorado tries to get a better hold on the medical marijuana business they are clamping down on dispensaries that don’t do the majority of their growing in their facilities.

03/10/2011

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