DENVER (CBS4) – The young sons of a mother shot to death in Denver’s Observatory Park neighborhood are suing a marijuana edible manufacturer.
The lawsuit claims the company recklessly sold the pot candy to Richard Kirk. Kirk bought the candy an hour before the deadly shooting of his wife Kristine in April 2014.READ MORE: Snow, Rain A Welcome Sight In Colorado But Drought Still A Big Problem
The lawsuit is filed on behalf of the children of the couple, who are ages nine, 13 and 15.READ MORE: Colorado Community Uses 'The Social Dilemma' To Ignite Conversation About Unity, Change
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The lawsuit also claims the company failed to warn Kirk about the proper dosage.MORE NEWS: COVID In Denver: Vaccine Focus Continues In Underserved Communities
The children are also suing the store that sold the edible.