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Hash Oil Operators Charged After Being Burned In Explosion

Three hash oil operators have been charged after they were badly burned in an explosion at a Denver warehouse.

07/11/2014

Matthew Ackerman, Danielle Cordova and Paul Mannaioni (credit: Denver DA)

3 Charged After Hash Oil Explosion In Denver

Denver prosecutors have charged three people suspected of causing an explosion at a warehouse while trying to extract hash oil from marijuana.

07/10/2014

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Failed Hash-Oil Extraction Caused April Warehouse Explosion

The attempted extraction of marijuana hash oil caused last month’s explosion at a Denver warehouse, CBS4 has learned.

06/03/2014

Gov. John Hickenlooper signing the bills on Wednesday (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper Signs Bills Addressing Pot Edibles

A measure to study changes to how marijuana edibles should look has been signed into law in Colorado with the goal of preventing accidental ingestions by children.

05/21/2014

A machine used to make hash oil (credit: CBS)

Hash Oil Maker Proposes Plan To Reduce Home Explosions

Since recreational marijuana became legal in Colorado, fire departments around the state have battled an unanticipated problem — fires linked to people trying to extract hash oil from marijuana in their homes.

05/20/2014

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2 Arrested After Hash Oil Explosion At Home With Child Inside

Two people are facing arson and child abuse charges after police say there was a hash oil explosion inside their Manitou Springs apartment.

05/17/2014

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Dog Bite Reveals Possible Hash Oil Operation Near Telluride

Authorities in southwestern Colorado say they have discovered a suspected home hash oil operation after responding to a dog-bite call.

05/07/2014

Damage from an explosion in Leadville (credit: Facebook)

Punishing Amateur Chemists Attempting To Make Hash Oil Proving Difficult

The opening months of Colorado’s first-in-the-nation recreational marijuana industry have seen a rise in fiery explosions and injuries as pot users try to make the drug’s intoxicating oil in crude home-based laboratories.

05/06/2014

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Marijuana Changes Advance In Colorado Legislature

Colorado lawmakers neared agreement Monday on a series of marijuana spending and regulation plans, all modest proposals compared with last year’s splashy set of pot bills to regulate the state’s new industry.

05/05/2014

Damage from an explosion in Leadville (credit: Facebook)

Lives Put At Risk As Hash Explosions Are On The Rise

The number of hash explosions in Colorado have skyrocketed in Colorado since the sale of recreational marijuana was legalized on Jan. 1, according to a CBS4 investigation.

05/01/2014

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