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Gazette Premium Content Road to Legalization: About The Gazette series

The Gazette Updated: April 30, 2014 at 9:53 am

Archived AP video: Smoking marijuana on Colorado Capitol steps, Dec. 12, 2012


The Road to Legalization project is the story behind the historic approval of recreational marijuana in Colorado. The Gazette remains committed to continuing coverage of this important issue.

Future coverage of Amendment 64 will include the projections of increased new state revenue as well as the impact on crime and the black market for marijuana.

The Road to Legalization:

-Interactive timeline: In the beginning

-Many factors, including tax revenue, led to marijuana legalization

-List of major donors who gave to the campaigns

-Pro-marijuana campaign outspends opponents

-The Laws: Summar of recreational marijuana laws in Colorado and Washington

-How we voted

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