The state of Colorado and city of Denver are conducting a joint investigation of several marijuana facilities that were raided by federal agents, but the head of the probe says they are having trouble getting information.
A Colombian man is now out of jail after being arrested as part of an investigation into whether a drug cartel has gotten involved in Colorado’s legalized marijuana trade.
A Colombian national who was arrested during raids on Colorado medical marijuana businesses pleaded not guilty to a federal weapons charge Thursday and was told he will be released on bond if he stays away from two pot dispensaries.
The only man arrested in the November marijuana raids will soon be released from jail.
A man from Colombia that was arrested during a series of marijuana raids may be released while awaiting trial on weapons charges.
Thursday’s raids underscored how state legalization doesn’t remove risk from an industry that violates federal drug law.