Marijuana

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Colorado in Marijuana Limbo

Nov 8, 2012

On the heels of a victory for marijuana legalization advocates, Colorado officials say the federal government could still crack down on the drugs use - since marijuana is still illegal under federal law. Bente Birkeland has more.

It’s now legal in Colorado for people over the age of 21 to smoke marijuana recreationally. Voters passed amendment 64 making Colorado the first state in the country, along with Washington State, to legalize pot. Bente Birkeland has more from Denver.

Marijuana Enforcement Disproportionately Impact Minorities

Nov 1, 2012
CPN / Colorado Public News

100,000 Coloradans have medical marijuana licenses now. Still, even though more patients can legally buy pot, arrests are UP by seven per cent. And data shows that minorities are arrested at higher rates than whites, even though they use the drug less. With an amendment to legalize marijuana on the ballot this fall, Colorado Public News’ Carol McKinley takes a look at the controversial issue.

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Exploring Election 2012 from the State Capitol to the County Seats: what’s on your ballot this time around?

Supporters and opponents of legalizing marijuana in Colorado faced off on Monday evening during a two-hour debate. Colorado Christian University hosted the event. Bente (BEN tuh) Birkeland has more from the state capitol.

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Headlines: Democrats Fed Up With Republican Secretary of State First Lady Visits Colorado Springs Wildfire Updates Energy Fuels Moving To Re-open Newly Acquired Uranium Mines Telluride and San Miguel County Support Pinon Ridge Uranium Mill Amendment 64 Draws Support and Opposition

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