60-year-old woman acquitted at Colorado trial over marijuana plant limits

Published: Nov 30, 2017, 8:12 am • Updated: Nov 30, 2017, 8:47 am By The Associated Press GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — A 60-year-old Colorado woman arrested in 2013 for having more than 30 pounds (13 kilograms) of marijuana in her basement has been acquitted at trial. The Daily Sentinel reported…

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Colorado credit union continues to fight for legal canna-business banking

Published: Nov 30, 2017, 9:50 am • Updated: Nov 30, 2017, 10:05 am By The Associated Press DENVER — A Colorado credit union — once on the cusp of revolutionizing banking for marijuana businesses before being thwarted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City — has resumed its quest…

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Colorado politician takes on Gov. Hickenlooper over marijuana risks

Published: Nov 29, 2017, 8:46 am • Updated: Nov 29, 2017, 8:57 am By Rachel Riley, Colorado Springs Gazette An El Paso County commissioner on Tuesday publicly accused Gov. John Hickenlooper of turning a blind eye to potential negative effects of legal recreational marijuana to protect an industry that has…

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New rules for Colorado marijuana industry focus on boosting research, consumer safety

Published: Nov 21, 2017, 6:42 pm • Updated: Nov 21, 2017, 6:42 pm By Alicia Wallace and Aleta Labak, The Cannabist Staff Changes to the rules governing Colorado’s cannabis industry go into effect Jan. 1, including a groundbreaking path for in-state research projects. The state Marijuana Enforcement Division finalized and…

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New details emerge in 11-month-old Colorado boy’s death linked to marijuana

Published: Nov 17, 2017, 6:49 pm • Updated: Nov 17, 2017, 7:00 pm By John Ingold, The Denver Post For the doctors at the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center, the 11-month-old’s death was a puzzle. He had been largely healthy for most of his young life, but his autopsy…

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