Marijuana

4:16pm

Tue February 5, 2013

12:40pm

Sat February 2, 2013
Education

CU Boulder Joins Pearl Street With Smoking Ban

Standard sign in the U.S. to indicate no smoking
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1:07pm

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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4:00am

Mon January 28, 2013
Hemp

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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5:17am

Fri January 11, 2013
Around the Nation

After Pot Skit, School Invites Jimmy Kimmel To Visit

Originally published on Fri January 11, 2013 6:35 am

Transcript

STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Good morning, I'm Steve Inskeep.

Humboldt State University invited Jimmy Kimmel to come see for himself. The TV host mocked the university for its marijuana research program. He ran a fake commercial, saying graduates could enjoy careers like dog walking or Occupying Wall Street. The university and student body presidents wrote a letter saying the skit was funny, but unfair. And now the school has invited Kimmel to deliver its commencement address. No word if he'll bring a match.

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