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Man who got life for marijuana charge goes free in Missouri

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man sentenced to life without parole on a marijuana-related charge was freed Tuesday from a Missouri prison after being behind bars for more than two decades — a period in which the nation's attitudes toward pot steadily...

Proposed Colorado Springs ordinance has drawn much criticism
By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 17 hr ago

Reaction to Colorado Springs' proposed "sit-lie" ban has been uniformly negative, City Council members report.

The ordinance would outlaw...

17 in running for medical marijuana producer licenses in NM
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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Department of Health says a committee has whittled down from 86 to 17 the number of applicants seeking licenses...

Colorado group aims to mandate THC symbol on marijuana edibles
By: Megan Schrader - 0 23 hr ago

All marijuana edibles in Colorado - whether it's hard candy, brownies or granola bars - would be marked with a diamond shape that encloses the...

Study: Marijuana more a habit for college students than cigarettes
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More U.S. college students are making a habit of using marijuana, which has supplanted cigarettes as the smoke-able substance of choice among...

GUEST COLUMN: The New Jim Crow revisited
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After John Walters wrote a Weekly Standard article on President Obama's commutations of incarcerated drug offenders, he was asked to take a look at...

New laws on marijuana, truancy, drones take effect in Texas
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas is taking its first step toward easing limits on medical marijuana — even as it imposes bans on synthetic forms of the...

Marijuana grow found in national forest in Colorado
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 31, 2015

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Federal authorities say they arrested two people suspected of having a large marijuana growing operation in the Routt National...

Mugshot Monday: Most wanted in the Pikes Peak region
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 31, 2015

Wanted:

Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help finding the following people for whom felony arrest warrants have been...

Ruling: Medical pot caregivers must abide by amount limit
0 Mon, Aug 31, 2015

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A new Arizona court ruling says medical marijuana caregivers must abide by the legal limit set by state law for how much pot...

State marijuana taxes dribble in for a handful of Colorado Springs area school districts
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Mon, Aug 31, 2015

The first cut of Colorado's excise tax on wholesale recreational marijuana has been thrown into this fiscal year's pool of cash grants for capital...

LETTERS: Anti-gun publicity; not part of the working world
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 31, 2015

Resurgence of anti-gun publicity

There seems to be an increase in anti-gun publicity in the media and other news outlets. Some episodes have...