1 in 7 Canadian pot users drove high in the past 3 months
Aug18

1 in 7 Canadian pot users drove high in the past 3 months

TORONTO – With two months to go before recreational cannabis is legalized in Canada on Oct. 17, new data from the country’s national statistics agency is stoking fears about drugged driving and raising questions about the ability of law enforcement officials to detect impairment. The post 1 in 7 Canadian pot users drove high in the past 3 months appeared first on The...

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Federal agencies removed more than 71,000 marijuana plants from Colorado public lands in 2017
Aug14

Federal agencies removed more than 71,000 marijuana plants from Colorado public lands in 2017

Federal agencies removed more than 71,000 marijuana plants from public lands during last year’s growing season, according to a news release from the U.S. The post Federal agencies removed more than 71,000 marijuana plants from Colorado public lands in 2017 appeared first on The Cannabist.

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Denver marijuana sales reach record high of $587 million, sales across state continue to rise
Aug09

Denver marijuana sales reach record high of $587 million, sales across state continue to rise

Denver dispensaries sold more than $587 million in marijuana in 2017 even as sales in shops in other parts of the state continue to grow. The post Denver marijuana sales reach record high of $587 million, sales across state continue to rise appeared first on The Cannabist.

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FBI, DEA orchestrate massive raid of suspected illegal marijuana grow operations across Denver metro area
Aug09

FBI, DEA orchestrate massive raid of suspected illegal marijuana grow operations across Denver metro area

Drug Enforcement Administration and FBI agents joined state and local agencies in a massive, coordinated raid of more than a dozen suspected illegal marijuana growing operations across the Denver metro area Thursday morning, federal officials say. The post FBI, DEA orchestrate massive raid of suspected illegal marijuana grow operations across Denver metro area appeared first on The...

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How many Coloradans are driving high? New report offers one answer
Aug09

How many Coloradans are driving high? New report offers one answer

Four years after the legalization of recreational pot sales, state officials are another step closer to determining how the change is affecting the safety of Colorado’s roads — but many obstacles remain. The post How many Coloradans are driving high? New report offers one answer appeared first on The...

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