The search is on for two armed men who got away with nearly $11,000 worth of medical marijuana.
Police in Nebraska counties along the Colorado border are fighting to keep medical marijuana from crossing state lines.
Prosecutors say a Denver man is accused of giving marijuana-laced cookies to two teenagers who became sick and were taken to a hospital after eating them.
Colorado’s hearty embrace of a 25 percent marijuana tax this week could prove a turning point for legalization backers. They’ve long argued that weed should come out of the black market and contribute to tax coffers.
Colorado’s mercurial political nature was on full display Tuesday, with voters overwhelmingly approving taxes on marijuana sales but rejecting an income tax hike for schools.
Further bringing marijuana into the mainstream, Colorado voters decided Tuesday to treat the blossoming industry like other businesses by passing hefty taxes designed to raise money for schools and regulation.
Those who felt the proposed marijuana law in Denver went too far have gotten their way — in part. The draft ordinance has been revised so that people don’t have to worry about being cited for smoking pot in their backyards.
Seattle attorney Kurt Boehl is happy to think he’s contributing to the success of Washington’s grand experiment in regulating marijuana by advising his clients on how to navigate the industry’s legal complexities.
Marijuana’s journey in legalization takes another step in Colorado when voters decide Tuesday whether to tax it more for the sake of schools and enforcement.
On Tuesday, voters decide whether to approve a 15 percent pot excise tax to pay for school construction, plus an extra sales tax of 10 percent to fund marijuana enforcement.