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Marijuana Industry Skeptical Of Banking Bill, Beefs Up Security

Gov. John Hickenlooper is expected to sign a bill which could create more banking options for the marijuana industry.

05/12/2014

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Neighbors Oppose Marijuana Greenhouse Plans In Boulder County

Neighbors are opposing a marijuana greenhouse planned near farms in Boulder County.

05/10/2014

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Colorado Advances Marijuana Banking Plan

A divisive plan to create the world’s first financial system for marijuana came back to life in the Colorado Legislature Friday, when lawmakers revived a bill sponsors called the state’s best hope for moving the marijuana industry away from its all-cash basis.

05/02/2014

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Edible Pot Rating System Not Sitting Well With Ski Areas

A possible edible marijuana rating system isn’t going over too well with Colorado’s ski resorts.

05/02/2014

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State Concerned Over Use Of Marijuana Edibles

On Wednesday state leaders will meet to discuss how much marijuana is “too much.”

04/29/2014

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Hickenlooper Defends Colorado’s Pot Industry Against Gov. Christie Remarks

The governor of Colorado is defending his state’s pot industry against comments made by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

04/23/2014

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Denver Mayor Visits Amsterdam To Discuss Marijuana Policies

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock was in Amsterdam Friday night with the city’s leaders wanting his input as they consider implementing marijuana policies similar to Denver’s.

04/11/2014

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2 Former Pot Regulators Now Working For Marijuana Industry

Two former top regulators of Colorado’s marijuana industry have now gone to work for the other side.

03/18/2014

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Job Seekers Swarm Marijuana Career Fair As Colorado’s Green Rush Continues

If there was any doubt that the “green rush” is on in Colorado, the scene outside a marijuana industry career fair in Denver this week looked like a throwback to the Great Recession.

03/14/2014

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Marijuana Warehouses Creating Massive Energy Demand, Emissions

Growers in the medical marijuana industry are seeing large energy bills, plus criticism from some who say they need to reduce their carbon footprint.

12/03/2013