Law Firm Establishes Marijuana Professorship At University Of DenverA Denver-based law firm gave the University of Denver Sturm College of Law a $45,000 commitment for a three-year professorship for marijuana law and policy, the school announced Monday.
With Legalization, Lawyers Turn To Business Of PotLawyers and pot dealers have long intersected in criminal court, but as marijuana goes mainstream, attorneys have been working to keep sellers and growers legit.
Colorado Residents Are First To Ask Feds To Block Legal PotColorado already is being sued by two neighboring states for legalizing marijuana. Now, the state faces groundbreaking lawsuits from its own residents, who are asking a federal judge to order the new recreational industry to close.
Colorado Faces Lawsuit From Residents Over Legal MarijuanaColorado already is being sued by two neighboring states for legalizing marijuana. Now, the state faces an additional federal lawsuit from its own citizens.
Marijuana Law Classes Take Hazy Place In College CurriculumAcross the country, college students from Colorado to Ohio are clamoring to sign up for law school classes focusing on marijuana.
Colorado Vows To Defend Pot Law Against States' ChallengeColorado'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.
Green Friday Successful For Denver Pot ShopMarijuana green meant greenbacks for one pot shop on Black Friday. Or, as they were dubbing it, Green Friday.
Colorado’s Marijuana Tax Potential Attracts New AlliesColorado's hearty embrace of a 25 percent marijuana tax this week could prove a turning point for legalization backers. They've long argued that weed should come out of the black market and contribute to tax coffers.
Colorado Voters Deciding How To Tax PotOn Tuesday, voters decide whether to approve a 15 percent pot excise tax to pay for school construction, plus an extra sales tax of 10 percent to fund marijuana enforcement.
Recreational Pot Regulation Work Begins In ColoradoA 24-member task force appointed to set up marijuana rules meets Monday for the first time.
Supreme Court Ruling Stokes Colorado Pot Debate Marijuana opponents in Colorado are using a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling to gird their argument against making pot legal.
Banking For Pot Shops Eyed In ColoradoIn Colorado, state lawmakers are attempting an end-run around the federal medical marijuana ban with a bill that would create the nation's first state cooperative financial institution for dispensaries and growers to allow them to store and borrow money.