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Marijuana

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Police In Summit County Concerned About Drug ‘Krokodil’

A potentially-deadly street drug known as “Krokodil” has made its way into Colorado’s high country.

11/13/2013

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Colorado Voters Deciding How To Tax Pot

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.

11/01/2013

Gov. John Hickenlooper (credit: CBS)

Governor’s Budget Pays For Disasters, More Ed Funds

Gov. John Hickenlooper’s proposed Colorado budget for next year is influenced by what the state has to pay for historic wildfires and flooding, but the improving economy is allowing for increases to education.

11/01/2013

Skiers and snowboarders at Arapahoe Basin (credit: CBS)

Colorado’s Pot Laws Don’t Apply On The Slopes

Ski areas are sending out a reminder to skiers who like to smoke marijuana: Colorado’s new pot laws do not apply on the slopes.

10/23/2013

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Marijuana Acceptance Varies Across Hemisphere

Marijuana’s acceptance is growing in Latin America as much as in the U.S., but the support is top-down in most countries except the United States, editors were told Monday at the 69th General Assembly of the Inter American Press Association.

10/21/2013

A man smiles at a joint handout event in September. (credit: CBS)

Denver Mayor Wants To Stop Free Joint Handouts

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock wants to update city ordinances to ban free joint handouts in city parks.

10/10/2013

Landon and Sierra Riddle (credit: CBS)

Mother Investigated After Opting For Marijuana Over Chemotherapy

A Colorado Springs mother says Human Services is investigating her family after her choice of treatment for her young son’s cancer. She’s decided on marijuana over chemotherapy.

09/27/2013

A worker removes pot plants from a site in the White River National Forest (credit: U.S. Forest Service)

No Evidence Of Cartel Ties To Massive Pot Growing Operation In High Country

More than 3,000 marijuana plants at an estimated worth of $8.4 million have been removed from an illegal growing site in the White River National Forest, according to U.S. Forest Service.

09/24/2013

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Federal Arrests Made In Colorado Drug Smuggling Case

Federal authorities say they have arrested one person and are looking for others in a drug smuggling case they believe involved a Mexican cartel.

09/11/2013

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Congress Looks At Justice’s Marijuana Decision

The Obama administration is facing criticism over its attempt to straddle the federal law that makes marijuana illegal and state laws that permit recreational use of the drug.

09/10/2013

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