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AP 04/21/2014 DENVER - Colorado budget-writers are nearing a decision on how new marijuana taxes should be spent. The Joint Budget Committee is expected to approve a spending proposal Monday that involves saving most of the recreational marijuana tax money. However, some would be spent on youth drug-use prevention and education.
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Michael Roberts 04/21/2014 Last week, Denver Police Department spokesman Sonny Jackson told us that officers would have a greater presence at the annual 4/20 event at Civic Center Park due both to the still-unsolved shooting that took place at last year's rally and laws against public consumption of marijuana.
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Elisha Fieldstadt 04/21/2014 Denver’s first 420 Rally since Colorado’s legalization of marijuana is expected to be the largest yet — but don’t expect attendees to light up in a joint celebration.
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Matt Ferner, Nick Wing 04/20/2014 What a difference a year makes. From 4/20, 2013, to 4/20, 2014, marijuana has taken big steps out of the shadows of the black market and into the light of the mainstream -- from record high popular support and the first legal recreational sales, to an entire country legalizing marijuana.
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04/20/2014 DENVER - Coming to the Mile High City this weekend was the perfect 65th birthday present for Karen Stevenson. She and her husband drove out of the Bible Belt to experience, for the first time, what it’s like to buy and smoke weed legally.
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Lindsey Sablan, Marc Stewart 04/20/2014 DENVER - The 4/20 stoner holiday is going mainstream in Colorado. But the ban on public consumption was strictly enforced.
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STEPHANIE WOLF 04/20/2014 DENVER - After issuing a total of 32 citations and arrests at Saturday’s 4/20 rally, police maintained a heavy presence Sunday in downtown Denver.
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Eric Gorski 04/20/2014 In the vast outdoor weed fair that is part of the High Times Cannabis Cup, Cat Jordan of Colorado Springs walks among the stalls, cradling her new water pipe.
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Nicholas Riccardi AP 04/20/2014 DENVER - Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of April 20 has gone mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana.
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Andrea Sinclair 04/20/2014 Marijuana's annual holiday, April 20, may be commonly associated with wearing tie-dye T-shirts and eating brownies, but a local Colorado Springs company wants to turn it into an event for business suits and entrepreneurship.