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Stoned-Driving Standard Fails Again In Colorado

A marijuana blood limit for drivers was rejected Monday for a fourth time in the Colorado Senate, where bipartisan skepticism on the pot analogy to blood-alcohol limits helped sink the measure even in a weaker form.

04/22/2013

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Explosions Highlight Dangers Of Making Hash Oil

Nicholas Broms was trying to squeeze a better high from marijuana when his Oregon condo caught on fire. An explosion knocked out a wall, blew out his sliding glass door and torched his arms.

03/09/2013

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Drug Testing Company Sees Spike In Children Using Marijuana

A drug testing company says it’s seeing a big spike in children using marijuana following the passage of Amendment 64.

03/06/2013

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Driving While Stoned Puts Pot Limits On Driving In Perspective

While Colorado lawmakers debate a bill that measures the legal limit for driving while stoned, drivers are tested after smoking pot.

02/27/2013

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Pot Potency, Labeling Rules Proposed In Colorado

Marijuana regulators in Colorado decided Monday that the drug’s potency can’t be capped – but pot should be clearly labeled so consumers know its strength.

02/25/2013

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Pot Tourism In Colorado? Marijuana Regulators Approve Idea

Marijuana tourism is on the way to Colorado, under a recommendation made Tuesday by a state task force to regulate the drug made legal by voters last year.

02/19/2013

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CU Expert Says Marijuana Increases Risk Of Severe Mental Illness

With marijuana now legal in Colorado, CBS4′s Alan Gionet talked to an expert to find out what pot does to a person’s body.

02/13/2013

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Grower Calls Today’s Stronger Pot ‘A Win-Win For Everyone’

The marijuana sold in Colorado dispensaries is exponentially stronger than what people smoked decades ago. Advances in technology and growing techniques have produced a more potent product.

02/12/2013

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Colorado, Washington Look To Each Other On Legal Marijuana

Like Colorado, Washington state also passed a voters’ initiative to legalize marijuana with 55 percent of the vote. Now both states are looking to each other to try to implement the will of the voters.

02/10/2013

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Bill To Set Limit For Driving While Stoned Has A Good Chance

A plan is in the works to set a limit for people driving while under the influence of marijuana, and this time lawmakers say they’ll get it done.

01/22/2013

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