Amendment 64

Colorado Marijuana Tax Revenues Up Almost 100 Percent

Colorado Marijuana Tax Revenues Up Almost 100 Percent

The Colorado Department of Revenue has released new numbers on the state’s marijuana tax income, and they show that tax revenues throughout the state are up almost 100 percent....
13.6% of CO Adults Use Marijuana

13.6% of CO Adults Use Marijuana

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment released its first survey on adult marijuana use since the passage of Amendment 64. The 2014 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey...
Colorado Colleges Request Permission to Grow Marijuana

Colorado Colleges Request Permission to Grow Marijuana

Colorado made history legalizing marijuana through Amendment 64 in 2012.  Now, the state’s colleges and universities are asking the federal government for permission to grow marijuana for research purposes....
Colorado Attorney General Says Making Marijuana Concentrates at Home is Illegal

Colorado Attorney General Says Making Marijuana Concentrates at Home is Illegal

Despite the fact that Amendment 64 has legalized the se, cultivation, and possession of marijuana, Colorado Attorney General John Suthers is saying it is illegal to make marijuana concentrates...
Colorado Struggles with Regulations for Marijuana Contaminant Testing

Colorado Struggles with Regulations for Marijuana Contaminant Testing

Amendment 64 legalized marijuana in Colorado in 2012, but it also set out a number of criteria for regulations and practices that must be adopted by the state.  One...
Kansas May Join Marijuana Lawsuit Against Colorado

Kansas May Join Marijuana Lawsuit Against Colorado

Kansas is considering joining Oklahoma and Nebraska in a lawsuit against Colorado which alleges their recreational marijuana program is leading to increased marijuana trafficking in neighboring states. Spokeswoman Jennifer...
Oklahoma and Nebraska Sue Colorado Over Legal Marijuana

Oklahoma and Nebraska Sue Colorado Over Legal Marijuana

On Thursday, Nebraska and Oklahoma filed the first major legal challenge to legalized marijuana in Colorado. The lawsuit was brought about by attorneys general in NE and OK, claiming...
CO Health Official Wants to Ban Marijuana Edibles

CO Health Official Wants to Ban Marijuana Edibles

Jeff Lawrence of the Colorado Department of Public Health an Environment is recommending that the state ban marijuana edibles, with the exception of tinctures and lozenges. As officials work...
CO Attorney Claims Requiring Marijuana Business to Pay Taxes Violates US Constitution

CO Attorney Claims Requiring Marijuana Business to Pay Taxes Violates US Constitution

Colorado Attorney Rob Corry is asking the Denver District Court to block marijuana taxes in Colorado, claiming that requiring marijuana businesses to pay taxes violates the Fifth Amendment of...
Colorado Appeals Court Rules Recreational Marijuana Law Can Be Used to Challenge Some Court Convictions

Colorado Appeals Court Rules Recreational Marijuana Law Can Be Used to Challenge Some Court Convictions

People who have been convicted of minor marijuana crimes may be in luck.  The Colorado Court of Appeals has ruled that some marijuana cases can be overturned for people...