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Colorado’s annual cannabis projected to hit $1.6 billion this year

Colorado’s annual cannabis projected to hit $1.6 billion this year

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 5, 2019

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis recently expressed his joy at the state's impressive revenue from legal cannabis sales. By August of 2018, figures surpassed the $1 billion mark in the Democratic-steered state, which legalized cannabis for recreational use in January 2014, following a successful voter initiative on November ...

Recreational cannabis sales are approved in two Colorado towns

Recreational cannabis sales are approved in two Colorado towns

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 21, 2018

A broad scope of cannabis businesses has been approved by voters in one of Colorado’s western towns. On Tuesday, April 3, voters from the northern Colorado town of Berthoud also voted to grant the sale of recreational cannabis products. Medical cannabis retailers are already permitted in the ...

New cannabis regulations ban cartoon characters to increase safety

New cannabis regulations ban cartoon characters to increase safety

Sara Tiradossi

December 14, 2017

New state regulations in Colorado are now banning edibles shaped like humans, animals or fruit, and products that resemble realistic animal fruit, including artistic, caricature, cartoon characters or fictional humans. According to Mike Hartman, executive director for the Colorado Department of Revenue,...

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