Sat February 16, 2013

Dozens of Colorado Communities Ban Pot

Medical marijuana neon sign at a dispensary on Ventura Boulevard in the San Fernando Valley—Los Angeles, California.
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Tue February 5, 2013


Sat February 2, 2013

CU Boulder Joins Pearl Street With Smoking Ban

Standard sign in the U.S. to indicate no smoking
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Thu January 31, 2013
Arts & Life

Mewes Speaks: ‘Jay’ On Marijuana, Sobriety, And Getting Old

Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes in 'Jay and Silent Bob Get Old'
Anirudh Koul Creative Commons/Flickr

Jason Mewes and Kevin Smith – widely known as stoner icons Jay and Silent Bob – are bringing their popular (and very raunchy) live podcast to Boulder Friday.

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Mon January 28, 2013

Hemp Gets The Green Light In New Colorado Pot Measure

Originally published on Mon January 28, 2013 8:13 am

Hemp products for sale in Washington, D.C., in 2010. The U.S. is the world's largest consumer of hemp products, although growing hemp is illegal under federal law. Colorado recently passed a measure that legalizes growing hemp.
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With recreational marijuana now legal in Colorado, small-scale pot shops will open up soon in places like Denver and Boulder. But that's not the only business that could get a boost: Large-scale commercial farmers may also be in line to benefit.

Why? When Colorado voters legalized marijuana last November, they also legalized hemp.

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