After touching testimony from Colorado’s governor about his boyhood struggles with dyslexia, a legislative committee signed off Monday on a proposal to recommend flunking young kids who fall far behind on reading.
People in towns across Colorado are voting on whether to ban medical marijuana dispensaries in their communities. They include Fort Collins, Palisade, Brush, Routt County and several others.
Colorado’s chief marijuana enforcement agent is stepping down.
The state says nearly 100 medical marijuana dispensaries are believed to be violating Colorado’s new law. That figure represents about 12 percent of the 800 dispensaries that have applied for licenses.