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Marijuana’s square cousin, industrial hemp, has come out of the black market and is now legal for farmers to cultivate, opening up a new lucrative market. That was the idea, anyway.
Federal officials are conducting multiple raids on Denver area marijuana facilities on Wednesday, CBS4 has learned.
A national drive to dispose of prescription drugs took place on Friday across the country.
A Denver attorney linked to medical marijuana businesses raided by federal agents last year was among several people arrested Friday as part of the ongoing investigation.
A major meth ring has been busted in Southern Colorado.
Colorado is just starting its experiment with industrial hemp production. But interest in the new crop is so strong that the state is moving to expand the number and size of farms that can grow marijuana’s non-intoxicating cousin.
Hemp registration is open for farmers in Colorado, the first state to start regulating industrial hemp since the federal government allowed limited hemp regulation.
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.
A Colombian man is now out of jail after being arrested as part of an investigation into whether a drug cartel has gotten involved in Colorado’s legalized marijuana trade.
A Colombian national who was arrested during raids on Colorado medical marijuana businesses pleaded not guilty to a federal weapons charge Thursday and was told he will be released on bond if he stays away from two pot dispensaries.