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Colorado Lawmakers Agree Edible Pot Must Get New Look

Edible marijuana sold in Colorado must have a new look. That’s according to state senators from both parties who rejected a bill Wednesday to loosen a requirement that pot cookies and candies not look like regular foods.

03/25/2015

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Colorado May Give Up On Changing Edible Pot

Colorado may throw a white flag on one of its toughest marijuana problems to emerge in the new market — making sure that edible pot products can’t be confused with regular foods.

03/24/2015

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Dispensaries Show Off New Labels As New Edible Rules Go Into Effect

New rules went into effect on Sunday in Colorado that require marijuana edibles be designed both to keep children safe and provide a warning to adults about their potency.

02/01/2015

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Pot Industry Leaders, Watchdogs Discuss Possible New Edible Rules

One of the more common criticisms of Colorado’s marijuana legalization has been edibles, or pot-infused food, that make their way into children’s hands.

08/01/2014

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Are Adults Willing To Buy Pot For Underage Kids?

Recreational pot is illegal for anyone under the age of 21 but CBS4’s Rick Sallinger looked into whether adults are willing to buy it for kids

05/05/2014

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Colorado Lawmakers Grapple With Pot Edibles

Lawmakers held off on a directive to implement new restrictions on marijuana edibles in Colorado Thursday, but they will study the issue to consider legislation next year.

05/02/2014

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Parents Concerned After 4th Graders Caught Selling Pot At School

Investigators are looking into a group of fourth graders caught with marijuana on the school playground.

04/24/2014

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4th Grader Tries To Sell Pot On Playground

One school in Greeley is asking parents to be more vigilant after a 10-year-old boy admitted to selling marijuana to other students on the playground and another student came to school with a marijuana edible candy bar. Both incidents happened in one week.

04/23/2014

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Colorado Advances Edible Marijuana Restrictions

A Colorado proposal to widen a ban on certain types of edible marijuana advanced Thursday in the state House amid concerns that it could be too broad.

04/17/2014

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Pot Or Not? Can You Tell Which Is The Marijuana Edible?

Trying to tell the difference between a marijuana edible and a traditional snack is nearly impossible once those nibbles are out of their packaging. Some state lawmakers are trying to change that.

04/10/2014

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