Colorado

Colorado May Start Over on Medical Marijuana Regulations

Colorado May Start Over on Medical Marijuana Regulations

In 2010, a vote came in a hearing to renew Colorado’s 2010 mamedical marijuana regulations, which expire in 2015 if lawmakers don’t take action.  Governor John Hickenlooper’s regulators came...
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...
Colorado Activists Working to Get Gun Protections for Marijuana Users

Colorado Activists Working to Get Gun Protections for Marijuana Users

The Colorado Campaign for Equal Gun Rights is working to gain protections for marijuana users who want to carry concealed weapons. The group is working to put a question...
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...
Colorado Creates First Marijuana Credit Union

Colorado Creates First Marijuana Credit Union

Colorado’s Division of Financial Services has issued a credit-union charter that would create the first ever financial institution geared directly toward handling the finances of marijuana businesses. The Fourth...
DEA Raids Alleged Illegal Marijuana Grows in Denver

DEA Raids Alleged Illegal Marijuana Grows in Denver

In conjunction with Denver, Colorado police, the federal Drug Enforcement Administration raided six marijuana grows in Denver as part of an investigation into an illegal marijuana operation based in...
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...
Colorado Police Warning Trick Or Treaters About Marijuana-Infused Candies

Colorado Police Warning Trick Or Treaters About Marijuana-Infused Candies

The Denver Police Department is warning parents of trick or treaters to look out for marijuana-infused candies.  Police have released an informational video in anticipation of the first Halloween...