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Colorado Deaths Stoke Worries About Pot Edibles

A college student eats more than the recommended dose of a marijuana-laced cookie and jumps to his death from a hotel balcony. A husband with no history of violence is accused of shooting his wife in the head, possibly after eating pot-infused candy.

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Colorado Advances Edible Marijuana Restrictions

A Colorado proposal to widen a ban on certain types of edible marijuana advanced Thursday in the state House amid concerns that it could be too broad.

04/17/2014

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4/20 Weekend Brings A Surge Of Tourists To Denver

Colorado has seen a boom in revenues since the legalization of retail marijuana sales, but Denver’s tourism industry is especially feeling the impact this Easter weekend.

04/17/2014

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4/20 Events In Colorado Include Denver Pot Rally, Easter Sunrise Service

This year April 20 falls on Easter and events in the Denver metro area and mountain communities range from sunrise services to a redesigned marijuana rally.

04/17/2014

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Whoopi Goldberg Launches Marijuana Column

Whoopi Goldberg says she’s in love with her marijuana-vaporizing pen.

04/17/2014

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Big Colorado Pot Business Bans Drug Use At Work

Workers for one of Colorado’s biggest marijuana businesses learned Wednesday they can be fired for smoking pot on the job or using cocaine any time.

04/16/2014

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Colorado Moves To Shut Down 4 Raided Pot Shops

State regulators want to shut down four Colorado medical marijuana businesses that were among the targets of federal raids last year.

04/15/2014

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Spend Or Save? Pot Tax Debate Far From Settled

Colorado’s legal pot industry may be booming, but state lawmakers aren’t sure how to spend the windfall.

04/14/2014

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock in Amsterdam (credit: Denver Mayor's Office)

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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Hash Oil, Edible Pot Before Colorado Lawmakers

Two hot-button marijuana measures dealing with the potency and appearance of edibles will be considered by Colorado lawmakers in the final weeks of the legislative session.

04/10/2014

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