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A demonstration of a hash oil explosion (credit: CBS)

Bill To Regulate Hash Oil Extraction Debated At State Capitol

A bill to regulate hash oil extraction was debated in its first committee hearing at the state Capitol on Thursday. Supporters believe hash oil needs to be regulated but opponents believe the bill is unconstitutional.

04/09/2015

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

Colorado Hash-Making Limits Face 1st Hearing

A Colorado proposal to ban certain methods of making marijuana concentrates such as hash oil is up for its first test in the state Legislature.

04/09/2015

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Pot And Public Safety Topic Of Colorado Chiefs Meeting

Colorado’s police chiefs are gathering to talk about legal weed, everything from pot and highway safety to the dangers of home hash production.

01/14/2015

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Pot Shop Employee: LivWell Knew It Handed Out Hash-Laced Chocolate

A former employee of a Denver pot shop that’s accused of handing out marijuana-laced chocolate at a fair says he told the company the treat was tainted, but they gave it out anyway.

11/20/2014

A shack exploding during the demonstration  (credit: CBS)

Firefighters Demonstrate Extreme Danger Of Making Hash Oil

There have been more than two dozen hash oil explosions in Colorado this year, and just as many injuries. So firefighters wanted everyone to actually see how dangerous the hash oil trend can be.

09/03/2014

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

Damage from the explosion (credit; CBS)

2 Face Arson, Child Abuse Charges After Alleged Hash Oil Explosion

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

05/19/2014

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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

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