• Posts Tagged ‘Colorado A-64’

    Loveland, CO, is one city that might refuse to license marijuana retailers

    by  • November 16, 2012 • News Stories • 0 Comments

    “Loveland officials have begun to explore whether the city might go smokeless regarding the commercial marijuana provisions of voter-approved Amendment 64… But two city council members who have floated the idea of opting out of licensing marijuana stores in Loveland say they have 16,620 reasons to pursue that remedy. The city has time: Local governments have...

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    Boulder’s DA has dropped misdemeanor possession cases; should Denver’s follow his lead?

    by  • November 15, 2012 • News Stories • 0 Comments

     “Boulder County, Colorado, District Attorney Stan Garnett likewise announced that he will dismiss all pending marijuana cases involving possession of less than an ounce or possession of marijuana paraphernalia by defendants who are 21 or older… Amendment 64′s backers argue that other prosecutors, such as Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey, should follow Garnett’s example. “The bulk of Colorado...

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    OP-ED: CO’s governor and AG need to match its Congress’ determination

    by  • November 13, 2012 • Opinion • 0 Comments

    “While Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper and state Attorney General John Suthers make telephone calls to DOJ, three of our Congresspersons are taking action instead of waiting for answers from the Justice Department on Colorado’s newly passed Amendment 64… Our representatives in Congress are doing the right thing by quickly moving for legislative change. Since that won’t happen overnight, our...

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