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Pro-Pot Billboard’s Message To NFL: You Are Driving Players To Drink

A new billboard that has gone up next to Sports Authority Field at Mile High just before the Broncos season opener in Denver is getting lots of attention for its strong statement in opposition to the NFL’s policy on marijuana.

09/05/2013

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Pot In Colorado Could Be Confined To State Residents

Colorado may consider allowing only state residents to use marijuana recreationally after voters approved a measure to legalize use of the drug for non-medical purposes.

01/03/2013

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Recreational Pot Regulation Work Begins In Colorado

A 24-member task force appointed to set up marijuana rules meets Monday for the first time.

12/17/2012

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Pot Proponents Hopeful, Wary After Obama Comments

Officials and pot advocates looking for any sign of whether the Obama administration will sue to block legal pot laws in Washington state and Colorado or stand idly by as they are implemented got one from the president himself.

12/14/2012

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Legal Pot Complicates Drug-Free Work Policies

Pot may be legal, but workers may want to check with their boss first before they grab the pipe or joint during off hours.

12/07/2012

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Strategy, Timing Key To States’ Pot Legalization

Washington and Colorado, both culturally and politically, offered fertile ground for legalization advocates — Washington for its liberal politics, Colorado for its libertarian streak, and both for their Western independence.

12/02/2012

Driving under the influence of marijuana is a new focus of Colorado police and legislators. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

With Pot Legal, Police Focus On New Issue: Stoned Driving

It’s settled. Pot, at least certain amounts of it, will soon be legal under state laws in Washington and Colorado. Now, officials in both states are trying to figure out how to keep stoned drivers off the road.

11/15/2012

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Study Points To Major Mold Dangers With Illegal Pot Grows

Law enforcement officers in the Denver metro area continue to raid illegal marijuana grow operations, and the dangers to their health have become significant.

09/11/2012

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Lawmakers Skeptical Of Colorado Pot Legalization

A Colorado marijuana legalization measure got a skeptical review from a legislative panel that warns of possible legal challenges if the measure passes.

09/05/2012

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