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There is a call to stop all sales of edible pot products until the confusion over potency is settled.
Bills setting restrictions on marijuana edibles in Colorado have cleared the state House unanimously.
The state House has given initial approval to a measure that would add tighter regulations to edible marijuana products.
A Colorado proposal to widen a ban on certain types of edible marijuana advanced Thursday in the state House amid concerns that it could be too broad.
Two hot-button marijuana measures dealing with the potency and appearance of edibles will be considered by Colorado lawmakers in the final weeks of the legislative session.
Sales of recreational marijuana rose slightly in Colorado in the second month of retail sales, according to state tax estimates released Tuesday.
When people buy marijuana from a store in Colorado, the ounce they can walk out the door with is fairly easy to measure. Not so when the pot is in concentrated form, perhaps baked into a cookie or brownie.
A Colorado loophole that allows people to grow hundreds of pot plants without going through background checks is likely to stay – for now.
It’s the first tax deadline for the first fully regulated marijuana market in the world.
State marijuana regulators and professors agree that things are going relatively well in the new business of legal pot.