Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area

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Colorado Advances Penalties For Homemade Hash Oil

Colorado lawmakers advanced a measure that would make it a felony to use explosive gases to make hash oil at home.

04/20/2015

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Bill To Regulate Hash Oil Extraction Debated At State Capitol

A bill to regulate hash oil extraction was debated in its first committee hearing at the state Capitol on Thursday. Supporters believe hash oil needs to be regulated but opponents believe the bill is unconstitutional.

04/09/2015

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Colorado Hash-Making Limits Face 1st Hearing

A Colorado proposal to ban certain methods of making marijuana concentrates such as hash oil is up for its first test in the state Legislature.

04/09/2015

Hash Explosions Prompt Proposed Changes In Legal Pot States

Alarmed by a rash of explosions and injuries caused when amateurs make hash, lawmakers in Colorado and Washington are considering spelling out what’s allowed when it comes to making the concentrated marijuana at home.

04/03/2015

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Report: Racial Disparities In Arrests Persist With Legal Pot

Not surprisingly, the legalization of marijuana in Colorado has reduced pot arrests, but a newly released study says it doesn’t solve one of the central goals of drug-policy reformers: ending racial disparities in enforcement.

03/25/2015

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Nebraska AG Vows To Continue Fight Against Colorado Pot

Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson on Tuesday defended a state lawsuit against legalized marijuana in Colorado, saying he will go forward with the suit filed by his predecessor weeks before Peterson took office.

01/27/2015

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Colorado AG: Home Hash Oil Production Is Illegal

Colorado’s top law enforcement official says manufacturing high-potency marijuana oil is not legal under the state’s first-in-the-nation recreational marijuana law.

12/30/2014

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Western Nebraska Law Enforcement Cheers Colorado Pot Lawsuit

Some western Nebraska law enforcement officials are cheering a new state lawsuit that seeks to thwart Colorado’s legalization of marijuana, even as Colorado vows to fight it in court.

12/28/2014

Colorado Attorney General John Suthers (credit: CBS)

Colorado Vows To Defend Pot Law Against States’ Challenge

Colorado’s Attorney General John Suthers promises to vigorously defend the state’s historic law legalizing marijuana after Nebraska and Oklahoma asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare it unconstitutional.

12/19/2014

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More Colorado Pot Seized In The Mail, Report Says

A new report says the amount of Colorado marijuana being seized en route to other states through the U.S. mail is on the rise since 2010.

08/27/2014

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