This week on Weed Between the Lines, Leland Rucker talks about the public consumption measure coming to the Denver ballot and how Boulder should be watching this carefully since it’ll come up here too. Leland Rucker writes the Weed […]
Weed Between the Lines: Legislative solutions to marijuana issues
This week, Leland Rucker continues his conversation with State Representative Jonathan Singer who talks about the constraints of TABOR on using tax dollars generated by taxing marijuana. Singer also talks about how the war on drugs still impacts people in […]
Weed Between the Lines: Racketeering lawsuits target Colorado marijuana businesses
A Washington-based group opposed to legal marijuana has filed lawsuits against Colorado marijuana businesses using the 1970 Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO). The lawsuit filed by Safe Streets Alliance, a Washington-based anti-crime group, says that while marijuana maybe […]
Weed Between the Lines: Rules and Regs in Boulder
In this weeks Weed Between the Lines, Leland Rucker takes a look at the rules and regulations around marijuana businesses in the City of Boulder, like the restriction on marijuana businesses offering coupons to customers.
Marijuana Law: Underrepresented and Undereducated
“100% more people need to get involved” Staci Zaretsky, editor at Above the Law argues that there are not enough qualified attorneys trained in the area of representing marijuana clients in court, outside of criminal cases. After a University of […]
Bill Referring Pot Tax Question to Voters Signed into Law
The Governor signed a bill into law Thursday that would ask voters whether Colorado can keep an estimated 60 million dollars in tax money it has already collected from legalized marijuana sales. Bente Birkeland has more.
Weed Between the Lines: Expanding Medical Cannabis Access to Veterans
“This is the first time that a majority of a senate (committee), in this case the appropriations committee, cast votes in favor of expanding medical cannabis access to United States veterans.” Leland Rucker takes a look at the bi-partisan “Veterans […]
Weed Between The Lines: 2015 Cannabis Cup
This week on Weed Between The Lines, Leland Rucker talks about the 2015 Cannabis Cup and updates from Lyons and Lafayette. Leland Rucker writes the Weed Between The Lines Column for the Boulder Weekly. All images: © Leland […]