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Photo Gallery: 4/20 At Civic Center Park

Pat Steadman

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Not As Many People Buying Recreational Pot As Predicted

Sales tax revenue on recreational marijuana in Colorado is down compared to early projections.

04/08/2014

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Colorado Pot Sales Up Slightly In 2nd Month

Sales of recreational marijuana rose slightly in Colorado in the second month of retail sales, according to state tax estimates released Tuesday.

04/08/2014

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Colorado Recall Election Changes Clear Hurdle

Century-old elections language sparked a fiery partisan debate in the Colorado Senate on Thursday as Democrats steered through an update to recall laws despite complaints that they’re trying to change the rules in their favor.

03/27/2014

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Colorado Recall Proposal Sparks Partisan Dustup

Colorado Democrats say they have a nonpartisan plan to update antiquated election law when it comes to recall elections.

03/17/2014

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Colorado Collects $2M In Recreational Pot Taxes

Colorado made roughly $2 million in marijuana taxes in January, state revenue officials reported Monday in the world’s first accounting of the recreational pot business.

03/10/2014

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Bill To Extend Last Call At Colorado Bars Advances

Colorado cities and towns could have the power to extend bar hours under a proposal advanced by state lawmakers.

01/29/2014

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Gay Marriage In Utah But Not Colorado?

Polls find a majority nationwide favoring gay marriage, and a series of new laws has led to 17 states permitting it. But in Colorado this year, the discussion revolves around a proposal to allow couples in civil unions to file state taxes jointly,

01/21/2014

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Colorado Lawmaker Receiving White House Honor

A Colorado state senator is visiting the White House to receive an honor given to openly gay, lesbian and transgendered public officials.

05/22/2013

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Colorado Lawmakers Want Overhaul Sentencing For Drug Offenses

Those who do drugs now may be in their own category according to Colorado law. State lawmakers want to overhaul how people are sentenced in the state for drug offenses.

04/03/2013

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Colorado Senate Gives Initial OK To Budget

The improving economy is giving Colorado lawmakers the power to restore budget cuts from recent years, and the Democrat-led Senate gave an initial OK to next year’s spending plan on Wednesday.

03/27/2013

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