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Man Gets 130 Months In Colorado Human Trafficking Case

A federal judge in Denver has sentenced a Highlands Ranch man to 130 months in prison in a human trafficking case.

02/11/2014

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State Pot Regulators Agree Things Are Running Smoothly

State marijuana regulators and professors agree that things are going relatively well in the new business of legal pot.

02/11/2014

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Colorado & Washington Have Few Ways To Stop Carry-On Weed

Among the many oddities that have arisen from marijuana legalization in Washington and Colorado is this: It can be easier to get through airport security with a bag of weed than a bottle of water.

01/30/2014

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Group Accused Of Maiming Mountain Lions For Easier Hunt

They were once a group that guides clients on mountain lion hunts, but now two men are charged with federal wildlife crimes.

01/09/2014

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Legal Pot Sales Begin Amid Uncertainty In Colorado

As Colorado prepares to be the first in the nation to allow recreational pot sales, opening Jan. 1, hopeful retailers like Andy Williams are investing their fortunes into the legal recreational pot world.

12/29/2013

Police outside VIP Cannabis in Denver during a raid (credit: CBS)

Denver, State Now Investigating Pot Facilities Raided By Feds

The state of Colorado and city of Denver are conducting a joint investigation of several marijuana facilities that were raided by federal agents, but the head of the probe says they are having trouble getting information.

12/11/2013

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Colombian Arrested In Connection With Marijuana Dispensaries Investigation

A Colombian man in the United State legally has been charged with one count of being an alien illegally in possession of a firearm.

11/25/2013

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Pot Businesses Raided Ahead Of Legal Sales

Sending a strong message to Colorado’s marijuana industry just weeks before recreational sales begin, federal agents raided a handful of marijuana dispensaries and growing sites.

11/22/2013

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Legal Or Not, Industrial Hemp Harvested In Colorado

Southeast Colorado farmer Ryan Loflin tried an illegal crop this year. He didn’t hide it from neighbors, and he never feared law enforcement would come asking about it.

10/12/2013

Marijuana saleswoman Marissa Dodd (R) bags up a marijuana sale at the Dr. Reefer marijuana dispensary April 20, 2010, in Boulder. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Colorado Announces Rules For Recreational Pot Sales

Marijuana buyers will have to show identification and perishable pot snacks will carry expiration dates when Colorado marijuana retailers open for business next year.

07/01/2013

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