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Marijuana Legalization

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

Marijuana Industry In Colorado Battling Stoner Stereotypes

Tired of Cheech & Chong pot jokes and ominous anti-drug campaigns, the marijuana industry and activists are starting an ad blitz in Colorado aimed at promoting moderation and the safe consumption of pot.

09/17/2014

Brian Wilson during testimony before the City Council on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

Dad’s Testimony Prompts City Council To Delay Vote On Hash Oil Ban

Members of the Denver City Council stopped a proposed ordinance to ban hash oil making at home in its tracks on Tuesday night after hearing the pleas from a father who is desperate to help his daughter.

09/17/2014

A demonstration of a hash oil explosion (credit: CBS)

Denver Postpones Amateur Hash Oil Measure

Some kinds of homemade hash oil could be banned in Denver. A panel of city council members starts work Tuesday on an ordinance to make it a municipal violation to make hash oil at home using a solvent, such as butane.

09/16/2014

Medical Marijuana (credit: Colorado Department of Transportation)

Marijuana Caregivers Escape Colorado Crackdown

Colorado has decided not to limit marijuana caregivers who grow pot on behalf of medical marijuana patients to 10 patients.

09/16/2014

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Feds Seek Forfeiture Of Business Jet In Pot Bust Involving Denver Man

Federal prosecutors are seeking the forfeiture of a business jet after the pilot was arrested in July at a Kansas airport and accused of possessing more than 50 kilograms of marijuana with the intent to sell it.

09/16/2014

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50 Companies Look To Fill 500 Openings At Cannabis Job Fair In Denver

A couple of hundred job seekers flocked to Denver’s Mile High Station on Tuesday for one of the largest cannabis job fairs in the world.

09/16/2014

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Marijuana Caregivers Face Colorado Crackdown

Marijuana caregivers who grow pot on behalf of medical patients are under the microscope on Colorado — again.

09/16/2014

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Denver City Council Looks At Possible Pot Growing Loophole

The Denver City Council Monday evening was scheduled to take a look at just how many marijuana plants can be grown in the city, and if there’s a loophole that allows some people to have more plants than others.

09/15/2014

A demonstration of a hash oil explosion (credit: CBS)

Ordinance Would Ban Denverites From Making Hash Oil At Home

Denver city leaders will consider this week whether to make it against the law to make hash oil at home, a process that can lead to explosive results.

09/15/2014

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Recreational Pot Eclipses Medical Pot In Colorado

Colorado is now selling more recreational pot than medical pot, a turning point for the newly legal industry, tax records released Wednesday show.

09/10/2014

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