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    Larimer County (CO) considers a temporary ban on pot sales

    by  • January 16, 2013 • News Stories • 0 Comments

    “Larimer County Sheriff Justin Smith is asking the county commissioners to “put the brakes” on all marijuana businesses to see how state regulations shape up in light of voters’ legalization of small amounts of recreational marijuana in Colorado. But the elected board wants to gather more information before deciding whether to enact a temporary moratorium,...

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    Advocates form a “shadow task force” to influence the official Colorado task force on Amendment 64

    by  • January 14, 2013 • News Stories • 0 Comments

    ”On the day Governor John Hickenlooper signed Amendment 64, he also announced the formation of a task force intended to make recommendations about the measure’s implementation. Since then, some observers have complained about the task force’s membership. Hence, a number of reformers are announcing today the creation of an A64 Shadow Task Force intended to help influence the...

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    CO County considers a temporary ban on marijuana

    by  • January 14, 2013 • News Stories • 0 Comments

    “Unanswered questions around Colorado’s Amendment 64 legalizing marijuana are puzzling Larimer County’s law enforcement chiefs about where their authority ends. In the first of a series of meetings that will help guide the county’s approach to legal marijuana, Sheriff Justin Smith and District Attorney Cliff Riedel told county commissioners that they are scratching their...

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    Legal marijuana could complicate use of drug-sniffing dogs trained to detect marijuana

    by  • January 9, 2013 • News Stories • 0 Comments

    “Now that anyone over 21 can have marijuana, police officers across Colorado are acclimating to the idea that it’s OK for people to possess small amounts. But drug-sniffing dogs may have a harder time getting that message.,. The dogs often are used to find probable cause to search, for example, a suspicious vehicle. A dog...

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    Washington County, CO installs moratorium on retail applications until regulations are completed

    by  • January 9, 2013 • News Stories • 0 Comments

    Washington County, CO installs moratorium on retail applications until regulations are completed. ”The Board of Washington County Commissioners adopted a Resolution “Declaring a Moratorium on the Applications for Any and All Permitted Activity” relating to Amendment 64. The moratorium further states, “The Board of County Commissioners finds that the State is currently undertaking rule making...

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