Marijuana In Colorado

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Colorado Springs Poised To Ban Retail Marijuana Stores

Colorado’s second-largest city is poised to ban recreational marijuana stores.

07/23/2013

Thomas Cunningham (credit: CBS)

Man Pleads Guilty In Pot Brownies Case

A man admitted he and a friend gave brownies baked with marijuana in them to their unknowing classmates and a professor at the University of Colorado.

03/01/2013

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Opponents Say Legalizing Pot Opens Up Pandora’s Box For Children

Colorado voters chose to legalize marijuana for adults, but now experts are split on how a social acceptance of pot is affecting Colorado’s children.

02/13/2013

Dr. Christian Hopfer talks with CBS4's Alan Gionet (credit: CBS)

CU Expert Says Marijuana Increases Risk Of Severe Mental Illness

With marijuana now legal in Colorado, CBS4’s Alan Gionet talked to an expert to find out what pot does to a person’s body.

02/13/2013

CBS4's Brian Maass takes a of whiff of potent marijuana at a grow operation in Denver (credit: CBS)

Grower Calls Today’s Stronger Pot ‘A Win-Win For Everyone’

The marijuana sold in Colorado dispensaries is exponentially stronger than what people smoked decades ago. Advances in technology and growing techniques have produced a more potent product.

02/12/2013

CBS4's Stan Bush talks to Tim Blake at his marijuana farm in Mendocino County, Calif., (credit: CBS)

How Feds Handle Pot Growing In California Could Impact Colorado

Colorado voters overwhelmingly approved the legalization of marijuana and now state lawmakers are tasked with implementing a regulatory framework for what is still considered an illegal drug.

02/12/2013

Mendocino Sheriff Tom Allman (credit: CBS)

Sheriff In California Says Coloradans Will Regret Legalizing Marijuana

Sheriff Tom Allman says voters in Colorado will regret the decision to legalize marijuana because crime will also increase.

02/11/2013

CBS4's Rick Sallinger looks on as a man smokes marijuana in Washington (credit: CBS)

Colorado, Washington Look To Each Other On Legal Marijuana

Like Colorado, Washington state also passed a voters’ initiative to legalize marijuana with 55 percent of the vote. Now both states are looking to each other to try to implement the will of the voters.

02/10/2013

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