Marijuana Legalization

One marijuana advertisement includes pot buds in the shape of mini Christmas trees. (credit: CBS)

Pot Store Owners Hope For Bump In Holiday Sales With Deep Discounts

Black Friday is only a few dozen hours away, but in Colorado, shoppers are also hearing about “Green Friday” bargains — “green,” for marijuana.

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Merry Marijuana: Pot Sellers Woo Holiday Shoppers In Colorado

That’s not mistletoe. From new marijuana strains for the holidays to gift sets and pot-and-pumpkin pies, the burgeoning marijuana industry in Colorado is scrambling to get a piece of the holiday shopping dollar.

11/24/2014

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Pot Shop Employee: LivWell Knew It Handed Out Hash-Laced Chocolate

A former employee of a Denver pot shop that’s accused of handing out marijuana-laced chocolate at a fair says he told the company the treat was tainted, but they gave it out anyway.

11/20/2014

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No Progress On Edible Pot Limits In Colorado

A Colorado task force searching for a way to comply with a new law requiring edible marijuana to have a distinct look made no progress on Monday after four meetings of debate.

11/17/2014

An image of the seized marijuana (credit Lawrence County District Attorney’s Office)

Utah Man Guilty Of Flying 242 Lbs. Of Colorado Pot To East

A Utah man faces five to 40 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to flying 242 pounds of marijuana from Colorado, which was intercepted at a small western Pennsylvania airport.

11/17/2014

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Deadline Nearing For Edible Pot Rule Changes

GOLDEN, Colo. (AP/CBS4) – Colorado authorities searching for a new look for edible pot are meeting for a final time Monday to try to find a way to make edibles look distinct from other foods […]

11/17/2014

Marijuana edibles (credit: CBS)

Pot Treats May Face Colorado Scrutiny

Saying they’re still worried that edible pot sweets are too attractive to kids, Colorado health authorities plan to ask Monday for a new panel to decide which marijuana foods and drinks look too much like regular snacks.

11/16/2014

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New Pot Shops On The Block Not Always So Popular

The booming new marijuana industry has an image problem. Not with government officials and the public — but with other businesses.

11/11/2014

The Colorado Legislature on the first day of the session (credit: CBS)

What To Expect From Colorado’s Divided Legislature

After two years of Democratic dominance, Colorado’s Legislature next year returns to divided control, with Democrats in charge of the House and Republicans ruling the Senate.

11/10/2014

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Antique Shops Not Happy With ‘Green Mile’ Rebranding Concept

A is proposing the area south of Alameda Avenue be changed from Antique Row to the Green Mile to highlight all the marijuana that’s for sale. But that’s not sitting well with owners of the antique stores there.

11/09/2014

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