Legalizing marijuana was supposed to largely eliminate the black market for pot, but a CBS4 Investigation found dealers have come off the street corner and onto the Internet, openly posing as legitimate delivery services.
There’s a hidden danger lurking inside marijuana grow houses which has caught first-responders unprepared. They are encountering alarmingly high levels of mold which poses a threat to anyone who breathes it.
Authorities in northwest Denver on Thursday morning arrested more than 30 people on drug charges and confiscated pounds of illegal drugs.
While a pot plant in the basement may not bring criminal charges in many states, the same plant can become a piece of evidence in child custody or abuse cases.
A college student eats more than the recommended dose of a marijuana-laced cookie and jumps to his death from a hotel balcony. A husband with no history of violence is accused of shooting his wife in the head, possibly after eating pot-infused candy.
Some believe that legalized pot is resulting in some unwanted consequences like Thursday’s home explosion in Longmont that happened when police said three men were trying to make hash.
Sources say a dozen federal raids of Denver and Boulder pot sops are tied to a single investigation of a Colombian drug cartel.
The distinction Dr. Joseph Montante now holds is something he does not welcome. He’s now convicted of prescribing medical marijuana without conducting a proper exam.
A man and woman from Denver have been accused of trying to smuggle marijuana over the U.S.-Mexico border in separate incidents.
With recreational marijuana use legal in Colorado there is an emphasis on the safety of children who are exposed to dangerous drug environments.