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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Slams Marijuana Legalization & Colorado: ‘Never, As Long As I’m Governor’

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie rejected any efforts to legalize marijuana, dismissing claims of “inevitable” legalization already in place in Colorado.

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A baby is removed from a home contaminated by a meth lab in 2002 (credit: North Metro Drug Task Force)

Push To Keep Drugs From Children Increases Penalties For Parents

A push to keep drugs away from children means harsher penalties for careless parents.

04/09/2014

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Students Expelled After Passing Out Pot Candy At School

Two students who brought marijuana edibles to a middle school in Adams County have been expelled.

04/02/2014

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Fort Collins Now Allowed To Sell Recreational Pot

Fort Collins is the latest Colorado city to allow the sale of recreational marijuana.

03/19/2014

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Middle School Students Arrested For Pot Edibles

Three students were arrested and several others are facing suspensions after marijuana edibles were found at a middle school in Adams County.

03/10/2014

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Greeley Barber Shop Refuses Customers Who Smell Like Pot

A barber shop in Greeley refuses service to people who smell like marijuana.

03/09/2014

The Colorado and Washington chapters of the marijuana reform organization NORML have agreed to a cannabis-based bet to highlight the upcoming Super Bowl, which features respective teams from the two states that have legalized recreational use of marijuana. (credit; CBS)

Pot Groups Wage Weed-Friendly Bets To Highlight Reform In Super Bowl States

The Colorado and Washington chapters of the marijuana reform organization NORML have agreed to a cannabis-based bet to highlight the upcoming Super Bowl, which features respective teams from the two states that have legalized recreational use of marijuana.

01/26/2014

Inside a Colorado Marijuana grow facility (credit: CBS)

Marijuana Warehouses Creating Massive Energy Demand, Emissions

Growers in the medical marijuana industry are seeing large energy bills, plus criticism from some who say they need to reduce their carbon footprint.

12/03/2013

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Effect Of Recreational Pot On Ski Biz Remains Hazy

Colorado’s ski resorts are taking the offensive in ensuring the multi-billion-dollar-a-year industry isn’t hurt by recreational marijuana stores that are set to open at about the same time many families begin planning their winter vacations.

11/25/2013

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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