September, 2018

 

Denver crackdown on marijuana tour buses heads to court while city task force says "legalize it."

Two months after undercover police led a raid on marijuana party buses, the city of Denver is gearing up for a court fight. The post Denver crackdown on marijuana tour buses heads to court while city task force says “legalize it.” appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


LAX allows pot in airport but TSA says it's still a crime

Here’s another thing travelers can consider bringing when a trip takes them through Los Angeles International Airport — marijuana. The post LAX allows pot in airport but TSA says it’s still a crime appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Thieves crash stolen minivan into Colorado Springs pot dispensary, hit police car during escape

A team of alleged burglars crashed a stolen mini-van through the glass front entrance of the Native Roots Marijuana dispensary, stole containers of marijuana and then crashed into an oncoming police vehicle during their escape early Wednesday morning. The post Thieves crash stolen minivan into Colorado Springs pot dispensary, hit police car during escape appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Marijuana bust in El Paso County leads to suspected stolen vehicle chop shop

Investigators in El Paso County checking on a suspected illegal marijuana grow uncovered an alleged stolen vehicle “chop shop” on an adjoining property.  The post Marijuana bust in El Paso County leads to suspected stolen vehicle chop shop appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Longmont police arrest man, two juveniles in marijuana robbery

Longmont police on Friday arrested an adult man and two juveniles, alleging they beat and robbed a man for his marijuana. The post Longmont police arrest man, two juveniles in marijuana robbery appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Marijuana seizures on Colorado public land nearly doubled in 2017

Last year, the long arm of the law pulled a record number of marijuana plants from public lands in the state. The post Marijuana seizures on Colorado public land nearly doubled in 2017 appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


California pot products seeing big safety testing failure rate

Nearly 20 percent of marijuana products in California have failed tests for potency and purity since the state started requiring the checks on July 1, a failure rate some in the industry say has more to do with unrealistic standards and technical glitches than protecting consumer safety. The post California pot products seeing big safety testing failure rate appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Boulder couple to open locally sourced CBD boutique

Boulder couple Jessica and Ed Bates are opening a new CBD boutique that will be stocked with products made from hemp grown right down the road from future store location. The post Boulder couple to open locally sourced CBD boutique appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


It's time for Colorado to update it marijuana laws

Colorado has done an admirable job of implementing the legalization of medical and retail marijuana, creating a stable regulatory environment in which the industry can grow, while protecting the public health and safety. The post It’s time for Colorado to update it marijuana laws appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE