The federal government says it will not sue to stop the states of Colorado and Washington from allowing recreational marijuana use.
Colorado’s medical marijuana industry has come under fire as the state’s police chiefs rip the regulations in place and say the situation is out of control.
Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson is visiting a Denver medical marijuana center and plans to endorse a Colorado initiative to regulate pot like alcohol.
The federal government has announced that it will be cracking down on the medical marijuana industry in California, and supporters and opponents of medical marijuana in Colorado are paying close attention.
The anticipated campaign to legalize marijuana in Colorado is about to begin.
Several medical marijuana dispensary licenses have been denied and many other locations have been fined after a state investigation. Those dispensaries were determined to be in violation of a rule that requires them to grow at least 70 percent of their marijuana.
Marijuana advocates racked up big wins in this year’s session of the Colorado Legislature. Now they’re turning their sights to a bigger effort — full legalization on the 2012 ballot.