Burglaries At Denver Marijuana Shops Slow, But Industry Still Worried

Through the end of May, there had been 53 burglaries and one robbery at the city's more than 700 licensed marijuana stores and cultivation facilities — putting the city on pace for about 130 burglaries and robberies by year's end. In 2013, there were 147 burglaries and four robberies, according to Safety Department data, and in 2012, there were 170 burglaries and three robberies.

COLORADO:  Even with the start of legal recreational marijuana sales 5½ months ago, burglaries and robberies at all pot businesses in Denver are on pace for their lowest total in three years, according to figures from the city’s Department of Safety. Through the end of May, there had been 53 burglaries and one robbery at Read the full article…

No, Marijuana Dispensaries Are Not Selling Out Of Weed In Colorado

"From customers I've heard that no one else is selling out either, it’s just something going around on the news."

COLORADO:  An overwhelmingly high demand for recreational marijuana in Colorado sparked rumors last week that pot shops were starting to sell out of weed – a problem that could prompt some people to return to the black market. However, now that the dust has settled since the dash to buy pot during its first days Read the full article…

No, Marijuana Dispensaries Are Not Selling Out Of Weed In Colorado

Colorado is marking one year since it became the first state to allow recreational pot.

COLORADO:  An overwhelmingly high demand for recreational marijuana in Colorado sparked rumors last week that pot shops were starting to sell out of weed – a problem that could prompt some people to return to the black market. However, now that the dust has settled since the dash to buy pot during its first days Read the full article…

Colorado Venues Trying To Be Marijuana Friendly

According to a professor of public policy, Americans spend about 15 billion hours a year high on marijuana.

COLORADO: A recent flier for a “4/20-friendly” comedy and burlesque show at Herman’s Hideaway featured marijuana-leaf logos, sponsorship from the Daily Doobie newspaper and a note that the “smokeout starts at 7:10 p.m., show at 8:30.” The promise of consequence-free pot consumption is more than a marketing tactic, show co-organizer Cameron V. Humanity said. It’s a Read the full article…

Colorado Venues Trying To Be Marijuana Friendly

Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco reported Sunday that exposure to secondhand marijuana smoke produced similar to results found with secondhand tobacco smoke.

COLORADO: A recent flier for a “4/20-friendly” comedy and burlesque show at Herman’s Hideaway featured marijuana-leaf logos, sponsorship from the Daily Doobie newspaper and a note that the “smokeout starts at 7:10 p.m., show at 8:30.” The promise of consequence-free pot consumption is more than a marketing tactic, show co-organizer Cameron V. Humanity said. It’s a Read the full article…