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An amnesty drug box at the Colorado Springs Airport (credit: CBS)

Colorado & Washington Have Few Ways To Stop Carry-On Weed

Among the many oddities that have arisen from marijuana legalization in Washington and Colorado is this: It can be easier to get through airport security with a bag of weed than a bottle of water.

01/30/2014

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Marijuana Repeal Considered In Colorado

Marijuana legalization could be going back to the ballot in Colorado — a prospect that infuriated pot legalization activists Friday.

04/26/2013

A shooting victim being tended to (credit: Alex Stanley)

Police Release YouTube Video Of Possible 4/20 Shooting Suspect

Authorities are hunting for suspects after shooting broke out during a massive marijuana celebration in Denver, leaving two people with gunshot wounds.

04/21/2013

A man being tended to after the shots were fired (credit: CBS)

Shots Fired In Civic Center Park During 4/20 Celebration

Gunfire erupted at a Denver park Saturday, injuring two people and sending tens of thousands gathered for an annual pot celebration fleeing the area, police said.

04/20/2013

Fast Eddy Aki'a of Hawaii smokes a joint as thousands gathered to celebrate the state's medicinal marijuana laws and collectively light up at 4:20 p.m. in Civic Center Park April 20, 2012 in Denver. (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Denver Pot Holiday Brings Crowds, Tight Security

A crowd of marijuana smokers expected to swell to 80,000 gathered Saturday in Denver to mark the counterculture holiday known as 4/20 on the first celebration since Colorado and Washington made pot legal for recreation use.

04/20/2013

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