More Police Departments Choosing Restraint Over Quick ActionDenver's police chief told officers not to intervene but to stand by and watch as protesters threw red paint on a memorial for fallen officers during a weekend march against police brutality.
Colorado Joins Other States Reviewing Police ForfeituresColorado may join other states in preventing law enforcement agencies from taking someone's property through the asset forfeiture process.
Colorado Vows To Defend Pot Law Against States' ChallengeColorado's Attorney General John Suthers promises to vigorously defend the state's historic law legalizing marijuana after Nebraska and Oklahoma asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare it unconstitutional.
U.S. Recognizes Same-Sex Marriages In Colorado, 6 Other StatesThe federal government will recognize same-sex marriages in seven more states, including Colorado, and extend federal benefits to those couples, the Justice Department said Friday.
Hemp Seeds Bound For Colorado Seized At US-Canada Border Hundreds of pounds of industrial hemp seeds bound from Canada to Colorado have been seized by federal authorities in North Dakota, marking the latest bump along the road to legalization of marijuana's non-intoxicating cousin.
Uncertainty Dominates New Hemp MarketMarijuana'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.
Ag Secretary: US Must Figure Out Hemp ProductionAgriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Tuesday he's working with the Department of Justice to permit the importation of hemp seeds for cultivation.
Poll: Nationwide Marijuana Legalization InevitableNationwide marijuana legalization seems inevitable to three-fourths of Americans, whether they support it or not, according to a new poll out Wednesday.
Hickenlooper Praises Marijuana Banking AnnouncementGov. John Hickenlooper is responding with relief to word from federal officials that marijuana businesses will be allowed to access banking services.
Udall: Attack On U.S.-Born Al-Qaida Leader Was LegalColorado'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.
Drug Abuse Groups Say Pot Stance Of Feds Is WrongDrug 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.
Feds Won't Sue To Stop Pot Use In ColoradoThe federal government says it will not sue to stop the states of Colorado and Washington from allowing recreational marijuana use.