Solutions

Solutions is a project of the Buechner Institute for Governance at the School of Public Affairs at the University of Colorado Denver.

Solutions

  • Diane Carman, Editor
  • Katie Kerwin McCrimmon, Writer

Advisory Committee

  • Sue Cobb
  • David Downs
  • Barrie Hartman
  • Michele Lueck
  • Kelly Perez
  • Benilda Samuels

You can learn more about Solutions at www.healthpolicysolutions.org

9:51am

Wed February 22, 2012

10:20am

Tue February 21, 2012
Health

Doctors And Teens At Opposite Ends On Marijuana

Dr. Christian Thurstone, right, an adolescent psychiatrist, gives instruction to a patient, who requested not to be identified, about a prescription at Denver Health’s STEP Program office on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012 in Denver.
Joe Mahoney I-News Network

He’s 16 but his baby face makes him look a little older than 10, his age when he first tried marijuana.

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3:04pm

Mon February 13, 2012
Health

A Tale of Two Medical Marijuana Cities

This collage shows a group from the more than a dozen medical marijuana dispensaries along West Colorado Avenue in Colorado Springs on Jan. 27, 2012.
JOE MAHONEY THE I-NEWS NETWORK

Sometime on Saturday, Steve Ackerman sold his last joint. 

His Organic Alternatives, a medical marijuana dispensary in Fort Collins, is one of 23 in this laid-back university town forced to close by Tuesday after residents voted to ban dispensaries.

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5:07am

Mon February 6, 2012
Education

At Odds With The Space Between Medical Marijuana & Schools

I-News

A handful of students from Denver’s East High School recently spent a warm January lunch period huddled against a brick home two blocks from the school, passing a joint and discussing the merits of medical marijuana.

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