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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

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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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Colorado Pot Aids Kids With Seizures, Worries Doctors

The doctors were out of ideas to help 5-year-old Charlotte Figi. Suffering from a rare genetic disorder, she had as many as 300 grand mal seizures a week, used a wheelchair, went into repeated cardiac arrest and could barely speak.

02/18/2014

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Health Department Wants FDA To Regulate E-Cigarettes

The Colorado Department Of Health is asking the Food And Drug Administration to regulate the electronic cigarette industry.

01/22/2014

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Marijuana Loophole In Colorado Under Scrutiny

Now that anyone who qualifies can open a retail pot shop in Colorado, state lawmakers will consider whether they should put limits on certain medical marijuana providers to close a potentially expensive legal loophole.

01/14/2014

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Colorado Proposes Oil, Gas Air-Quality Crackdown

Under pressure to tighten air quality standards for oil and gas drillers, Colorado officials on Monday proposed the nation’s first statewide standards for methane emissions and other heightened safeguards.

11/18/2013