Amendment 64


Mon October 22, 2012

VIDEO: 60 Minutes Looks At Colorado's Marijuana "Green Rush"

Screencap from the 60 Minutes report 'Rocky Mountain High'
60 Minutes


Fri October 19, 2012

Libertarian Presidential Candidate Rallies Fort Collins Supporters on State, Local Marijuana Issues

Gary Johnson (right) poses with a supporter in Fort Collins.
Grace Hood KUNC

Libertarian Presidential Candidate and former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson addressed dozens of supporters in Fort Collins Friday about national security, a balanced budget and the war on drugs.

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Tue September 18, 2012

Amendment 64: To Legalize Pot or Not...

Yes on 64: credit - Campaign To Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol. No on 64: credit: Smart Colorado
  • Bente Birkeland reporting from the state capitol

This November Colorado will be one of three states deciding whether to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. Supporters of Amendment 64 have raised more than a million dollars for their campaign. There’s also broad opposition to the measure.

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Tue September 18, 2012

Amendment 64: Who's Bankrolling What?

Torben Hansen Flickr - Creative Commons

Colorado’s ballot initiative to legalize marijuana possession is billed by one leading local advocate as “a grassroots effort here on the ground,” but an examination of contributions to the campaign tell a far different story.

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Tue September 18, 2012

Amendment 64: Do Polls Really Predict Success?

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  • Grace Hood speaking with CSU's Kyle Saunders

A new Denver Post poll is showing that 51 percent of likely voters support Amendment 64 compared to 40 percent opposed. The Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol Act would legalize small amounts of marijuana for people over 21. But polling on this and other so- called “hard issues” isn’t as reliable as you might think compared to polls on topics like abortion.

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