• Nevada lawmakers check out Colorado's marijuana industry

    Associated Press
    Published: Sun, Apr 26, 2015

    CARSON CITY, Nev. — A bipartisan delegation of Nevada lawmakers visited their counterparts in Colorado over the weekend, talking pot policy and touring businesses to see the recreational marijuana industry in action. Democratic Sen. Tick Segerblom said the trip to the Denver area on...

  • With legalization, lawyers turn to business of marijuana

    The Associated Press
    Updated: Sat, Apr 25, 2015

    SAN FRANCISCO — Lawyers and pot dealers have long intersected in criminal court, but as marijuana goes mainstream, attorneys have been working to keep sellers and growers legit. Marijuana divisions are popping up at law firms to advise pot shops on where they can locate, what their...

  • With legalization, lawyers turn to business of pot

    Updated: Sat, Apr 25, 2015

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lawyers and pot dealers have long intersected in criminal court, but as marijuana goes mainstream, attorneys have been working to keep sellers and growers legit. Marijuana divisions are popping up at law firms to advise pot shops on where they can locate, what...

  • Man accused of pulling gun on woman in Colorado Springs drainage tunnel

    By chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Apr 24, 2015

    A disturbance in a drainage tunnel near downtown Colorado Springs led to the arrest of a 47-year-old man who allegedly threatened a woman with a gun Thursday, the police department reported Friday morning. Andre Osmon, a two-time convicted felon, was arrested and jailed on suspicion...

  • Mother charged in Colorado with giving marijuana brownie to son who jumped from window

    Denver Post
    Updated: Fri, Apr 24, 2015

    The mother of a 19-year-old who was seriously injured last week leaping from a third-story window in Fort Collins after eating an edible marijuana brownie was arrested Thursday. Fort Collins police said Julieane Jablonski, 38, was charged with tampering with a witness and providing...

  • Colorado Springs man will spend rest of his life in prison

    BY KASSONDRA CLOOS kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Apr 23, 2015

    A man convicted of murder and attempted murder in an apparent Colorado Springs drug deal gone bad was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison plus an extra 24 years. Jason Forbes, 32, was sentenced for the May 2014 murder of David "DJ" Johnson, 38 and the attempted murder of Javar...

  • EDITORIAL: TABOR end run a bad idea

    The Gazette editorial
    Updated: Thu, Apr 23, 2015

    Colorado voters sent a clear message when they added the Taxpayer's Bill of Rights to the Colorado Constitution. The law, known as TABOR, must be respected or overturned. State government should not try to circumvent it with accounting games. With TABOR, voters ensconced in law the...

  • Colorado lawmakers start work on marijuana refund proposal

    Associated Press
    Updated: Wed, Apr 22, 2015

    DENVER — The final numbers are in, and Colorado owes its residents some $58 million in pot tax refunds. But state lawmakers start work Wednesday on a proposal to ask voters if the state can keep the money. Colorado's constitution requires new taxes to be refunded when overall tax...

  • Legislative roundup: Colorado lawmakers likely to ask voters to keep pot TABOR money

    By MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com -
    Updated: Tue, Apr 21, 2015

    Lawmakers introduced a bill Monday that would put a measure on the November ballot asking Colorado voters if the state can keep an estimated $58 million collected in marijuana taxes. House Bill 1367 would allow the state to keep the revenue it collected from a 15 percent excise tax...

  • Colorado Springs police nab one of four suspected robbers

    By chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com -
    Published: Tue, Apr 21, 2015

    One of four robbers who entered a home in north Colorado Springs late Monday night with a knife and stole marijuana and a wallet has been arrested, the Colorado Springs police said. Police allege that Paul Miles, 24, was involved in the robbery on the 4600 block of Rusina Drive near...

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