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Larry Wolk

A young man smoking marijuana right inside the rat cage at the Denver Skatepark (credit: CBS)

Vandals Don’t Take Long To Hit Rat Cages Used In Anti-Pot Ad Campaign

A new campaign warning chidlren and teens about the use of marijuana is out, and it appears not everybody is happy about it.

08/11/2014

One of the human-sized lab rat cages (credit: CBS)

Human-Sized Rat Cages Target Teen Marijuana Use

An anti-pot campaign in Denver employs nine-foot-tall human-sized rat cages with a simple message: With so much still unknown about pot’s effects on kids’ brains, why be a lab rat?

08/11/2014

Gov. John Hickenlooper (credit: CBS)

Colorado Governor Touting Family Planning Effort

Gov. John Hickenlooper is joining the state’s chief medical officer to tout a state initiative to reduce teen births.

07/03/2014

American Diabetes Association's Executive Ride in Denver (Credit: CBS)

Diabetes Association Highlights Disease’s Toll On Business

Incidence of diabetes are on the rise in Colorado. The American Diabetes Association is encouraging businesses to support a bike team for the Tour de Cure.

05/02/2014

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Colorado Study: No Common Cause Of Birth Defects

A state study of birth defects detected in fetuses in Garfield County has found no underlying cause for the problems.

05/02/2014

Medical Marijuana (credit: Colorado Department of Transportation)

Colorado Abandons Medical Marijuana Crackdown

Colorado appears to be giving up on its effort to crack down on medical marijuana growers using a legal loophole to grow high numbers of pot plants without the kind of oversight faced by commercial growers.

04/21/2014

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Colorado Cracking Down On High-Volume Pot Patients

Colorado plans to crack down on medical marijuana patients, state health department authorities announced Friday, saying it would challenge patients and medical pot growers with permission for more than six plants.

03/28/2014

New website answers questions about legalized marijuana (credit: CBS)

Want To Know More About Pot In Colorado? Find Answers Online

Retail pot sales are booming in Colorado but not everyone knows what the laws are surrounding legalized marijuana. Now there’s a website dedicated to answering your questions.

03/20/2014

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Colorado Marijuana Loophole Bill Unlikely

A Colorado loophole that allows people to grow hundreds of pot plants without going through background checks is likely to stay – for now.

03/11/2014

Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Colorado Panel OKs New Oil & Gas Drilling Rules

State health officials approved a sweeping plan Sunday to reduce air pollution from oil and gas drilling, including the nation’s first statewide limit on methane emissions.

02/23/2014

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