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Eric Holder

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Poll: Nationwide Marijuana Legalization Inevitable

Nationwide marijuana legalization seems inevitable to three-fourths of Americans, whether they support it or not, according to a new poll out Wednesday.

04/02/2014

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Hickenlooper Praises Marijuana Banking Announcement

Gov. John Hickenlooper is responding with relief to word from federal officials that marijuana businesses will be allowed to access banking services.

01/24/2014

Anwar al-Awlaki (credit: Muhammad Ud-Deen)

Udall: Attack On U.S.-Born Al-Qaida Leader Was Legal

Colorado’s Mark Udall and two other senators say the U.S. drone strike that killed an American-born al-Qaida leader in Yemen was legal.

11/26/2013

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Drug Abuse Groups Say Pot Stance Of Feds Is Wrong

Drug abuse prevention groups asked the U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday how it will know whether its acceptance of recreational marijuana laws in Washington and Colorado affects public health.

09/04/2013

Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

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

Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Feds Set To Make Announcement On Marijuana Stance

Sources tell CBS4 investigator Rick Sallinger that an announcement is expected in less than an hour from the Justice Department on the federal stance on legal marijuana.

08/29/2013

Former meth addict Kerry Norris talks with CBS4's Rick Sallinger (credit: CBS)

Some Former Meth Users Don’t Agree With Easing Sentences

In an effort to ease prison overcrowding some federal convicts will be put in drug treatment and community service programs.

08/12/2013

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Police Chiefs Say They’ll Go To The Feds If Pot Legalization Demands Aren’t Met

Colorado’s police chiefs are demanding more restrictions on marijuana in our state, and they say if they aren’t listened to they will take their concerns to the federal government.

04/25/2013

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder (credit: CBS)

Senator To Holder: ‘More Serious Things Than Minor Possession Of Marijuana’

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said how the U.S. Justice Department will enforce federal laws about marijuana is still up in the air.

03/06/2013

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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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