Colorado Health Department To Recommend ‘Premarket Approval’ For Edible Marijuana

Colorado health authorities plan to ask on Monday for a new panel to decide which marijuana foods and drinks look too much like regular snacks.

COLORADO:  Worried that edible marijuana sweets are too attractive to children, Colorado health authorities plan to ask on Monday for a new panel to decide which marijuana foods and drinks look too much like regular snacks. A Health Department recommendation, obtained by The Associated Press in advance of a final meeting Monday on edible marijuana Read the full article…

Colorado May Ban Marijuana Foods

The Colorado Cannabis Chamber of Commerce will not endorse the latest proposed changes to the state ‘s edible marijuna regulations that call for the placement of a “THC Stop Sign” on each pot-infused package and marijuana serving.

COLORADO:  Colorado health officials want to ban many edible forms of marijuana, including brownies, cookies and most candies. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has recommended that retail marijuana edibles be limited to lozenges and tinctures. The recommendation was obtained by The Associated Press in advance of a third and possibly final workgroup Read the full article…

One-Third Of Colorado High Schoolers Surveyed Have Used Pot

Researchers found that the teens who said they used marijuana to experiment were less likely to say theyhad used any other drugs.

COLORADO:  More than one-third of Colorado high school students surveyed said they’ve used marijuana, according to state health officials. Fewer high schools students today view marijuana use as a risky compared to students in previous surveys. Preliminary results from the 2013 Healthy Kids Colorado Survey show the percentage of students who perceived a moderate or Read the full article…

City audit finds many medical marijuana shops are unlicensed; city doesn't know number of businesses

It’s had one hearing before the House Health and Human Services Committee, but no vote had been scheduled as of late Monday afternoon.

COLORADO: A Denver audit finds many city medical marijuana businesses are operating without valid licenses and city regulators don’t know how many medical pot dispensaries are operating in Denver.

City audit finds many medical marijuana shops are unlicensed; city doesn't know number of businesses

It’s had one hearing before the House Health and Human Services Committee, but no vote had been scheduled as of late Monday afternoon.

COLORADO: A Denver audit finds many city medical marijuana businesses are operating without valid licenses and city regulators don’t know how many medical pot dispensaries are operating in Denver.

Colorado Medical Marijuana Audit: 12 Docs Issued Half Of The Medical Pot Patient Recommendations In State

Medical marijuana vials displayed at a medical marijuana dispensary.

COLORADO: State auditors say that only a dozen Colorado doctors issued half of the medical marijuana patient recommendations in the state — a sign that the state is not providing enough oversight of the medical marijuana industry. The audit reveals that in 2009 there were only 6,000 medical marijuana patients in Colorado — as of March Read the full article…

Colorado Medical Marijuana Audit: 12 Docs Issued Half Of The Medical Pot Patient Recommendations In State

Medical marijuana vials displayed at a medical marijuana dispensary.

COLORADO: State auditors say that only a dozen Colorado doctors issued half of the medical marijuana patient recommendations in the state — a sign that the state is not providing enough oversight of the medical marijuana industry. The audit reveals that in 2009 there were only 6,000 medical marijuana patients in Colorado — as of March Read the full article…