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Colorado Recreational Pot Sales Dip For 1st Time

Colorado sold less recreational pot in May than in April, the first month-to-month sales decline for the newly legal drug.

07/11/2014

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Pot Vote In Mesa County Town Passes By 4 In Unofficial Tally

De Beque may become the first municipality in Mesa County to accept retail pot shops sometime in the future.

04/02/2014

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Colorado To Decide Marijuana Taxes

Marijuana’s journey in legalization takes another step in Colorado when voters decide Tuesday whether to tax it more for the sake of schools and enforcement.

11/05/2013

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Hundreds Line Up For Free Joints As Part Of Pot Tax Protest

Hundreds of people lined up to get a free joint in Civic Center Park on Monday as part of a protest of the state of Colorado’s plan to heavily tax recreational marijuana.

09/09/2013

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Pot Taxes In Colorado Could Exceed 30 Percent

A legislative panel decided Friday that marijuana in Colorado could be taxed at rates above 30 percent. But voters would have to OK the taxes, and some lawmakers fear the state’s tax-skeptical public could reject such high rates.

04/06/2013

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Colorado Task Force Ponders How To Tax Legal Pot

Pot smokers in Colorado were the biggest winners in the vote that legalized the drug. Now state regulators are working out the details of exactly how to tax it, so the benefits are shared statewide in the form of increased revenue.

03/01/2013