The second day of the nation’s first fully legal marijuana industry was just a bit less frenzied than the first. Rather than hundred-deep lines outside the limited number of licensed retail shops, the queues held several dozen.
Greeley City Council members and the Montrose City Council have approved bans on recreational pot shops.
The City of Littleton has approved a temporary moratorium that bans retail pot shops.
Before any marijuana stores open, Douglas County approved a ban on commercial operations for the drug that’s now legal for recreational use in Colorado.
The U.S. attorney in Colorado says there is no such thing as “safe harbor” for pot shops.
Pot shops looking for more professional respect want to see a “responsible medical marijuana vendor” designation under consideration in the Colorado Senate.