Two years after voters reject weed, officials in a small Colorado town consider sales

Published: Jun 9, 2017, 9:50 am • Updated: Jun 9, 2017, 9:58 am By Tyler Silvy, Greeley Tribune With an eye toward multi-million dollar projects the town has kicked down the road, Milliken officials Thursday made their best pitch for pot during a community forum at the Milliken Police Department.…

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Georgia students file civil rights suit after physically invasive drug search

Published: Jun 7, 2017, 10:07 am • Updated: Jun 7, 2017, 10:17 am By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post Students at Worth County High School in Sylvester, Ga., have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against their county sheriff after he ordered what the complaint describes as a school-wide drug…

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After years of lobbying by veterans, Colorado adds PTSD as medical marijuana condition

Published: Jun 6, 2017, 8:45 am • Updated: Jun 6, 2017, 8:50 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Post-traumatic stress disorder is now a qualifying condition for doctor-recommended medical marijuana in Colorado. Gov. John Hickenlooper on Monday signed Senate Bill 17 into law. The bill opens the doors for…

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San Diego DA ordered to return $100K to marijuana distributor 15 months after raid

Published: May 9, 2017, 10:03 am • Updated: May 9, 2017, 10:03 am By The Associated Press SAN DIEGO — San Diego’s district attorney has been ordered to return more than $ 100,000 seized from a medical marijuana businessman and his family, 15 months after drug agents raided the company…

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Update: After meeting with Sessions, Colorado gov thinks AG unlikely to crack down on marijuana

Published: Apr 27, 2017, 2:56 pm • Updated: Apr 27, 2017, 7:00 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Following a face-to-face meeting with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said he doesn’t think a federal crackdown is imminent for his state or others that have legalized…

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Videos from Civic Center show park was left a mess overnight after 4/20 event

Published: Apr 21, 2017, 7:04 pm • Updated: Apr 21, 2017, 9:32 pm By Jon Murray and Danika Worthington, The Denver Post Videos recorded by city security cameras in Civic Center show that cleanup activities following the large 4/20 celebration late Thursday night left plenty of trash strewn about the…

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Who trashed Civic Center? Park was clean after Denver 4/20 rally, organizers say

Published: Apr 21, 2017, 8:19 am • Updated: Apr 21, 2017, 10:51 am By Danika Worthington, The Denver Post Denver woke up Friday to piles and piles of trash covering Civic Center the morning after the annual 4/20 rally downtown. The garbage was mostly strewn around trash cans and appeared…

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Two arrested after gunfire near Denver’s 4/20 celebration; no one hurt

Published: Apr 20, 2017, 7:29 pm • Updated: Apr 20, 2017, 7:38 pm By Kieran Nicholson and Jon Murray, The Denver Post A brief gunfire incident occurred early Thursday evening near the annual 4/20 cannabis celebration in downtown Denver. Police said nobody was hurt, and officers arrested two people soon after…

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