CBC's Reg Sherren travels to Denver to see the impact recreational pot sales have had on city
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Speakers to include hemp farmers, Boulder County DA Stan Garnett
Good, and, frankly, somewhat surprising news for Denver tokers.
Denver is poised to become the world's unofficial marijuana capital when legal sales of pot begin Jan. 1, but don't expect to see it smoked on front yards, porches or balconies if the City Council has its way.
Colorado took a huge leap toward implementing legalization this Tuesday, when Gov. John Hickenlooper (D) signed regulations into law.
In a public ceremony at the state capitol in Denver Tuesday, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper (D) signed into law four bills that will establish a legal, regulated marijuana market for adults and begin the development of a regulatory framework for industrial hemp production.
The Colorado legislature Wednesday approved a pair of bills that will establish a regulated marijuana market for adults. The legislature was charged with doing so when voters approved the marijuana legalization Amendment 64 last November.
The International Drug Policy Reform Conference is a biennial event that brings together people from around the world who believe that the war on drugs is doing more harm than good. It brings together over 1,000 attendees representing 30 different countries.
Colorado's Marijuana Task Force issued its final recommendations for how the state ought to implement Amendment 64, though the actual regulations will be made by state lawmakers.
Marijuana tourism is on the way to Colorado, under a recommendation made Tuesday by a state task force to regulate the drug made legal by voters last year.