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John Colson 8/28/2013 CARBONDALE - Voters here will decide on Nov. 5 whether the town government should impose a total tax rate of 10 percent on recreational marijuana businesses that do business here — 5 percent each on retail sales and on wholesale transactions, following action by the Board of Trustees on Tuesday.
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8/29/2013 When Colorado voters approved Amendment 64 legalizing possession, use and purchase of marijuana for recreational purposes, a legal and moral quagmire began. First on the list was whether and how the state’s position on marijuana would mesh with the decidedly less hospitable stance held by the federal government.
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Ramsey Scott 8/28/2013 Littleton voters will decide in November whether the city can enact a tax on sales of recreational marijuana and on hotel rooms.
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8/28/2013 Public Notice ORDINANCE NO: 1954 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GOLDEN, COLORADO, EXTENDING UNTIL OCTOBER 1, 2014 THE EXISTING MORATORIUM...
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8/29/2013 GRAND JUNCTION - A Craig doctor accused of improperly dispensing drugs that led to the deaths of two patients appeared in court Wednesday in Grand Junction. Dr. Joel Miller faces charges of health care fraud, money-laundering and distributing and dispensing controlled substances.
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Nelson Harvey 8/29/2013 The Pitkin County Commissioners on Wednesday approved an application for a 25,000-square-foot marijuana greenhouse complex outside of Basalt that will supply the Silverpeak Apothecary, an Aspen-based medical marijuana dispensary.
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Fredric Butler 8/29/2013 The letter penned by Buddy Sims in the Vail Daily issue of aug. 24 regarding the absolute prohibition of the cultivation and sale of marijuana in all unincorporated areas of Eagle County subsumed that the “devil weed” was not in the best interest, health, welfare and safety of the people in that jurisdiction.
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Carlos Illescas 8/29/2013 Aurora may cap the number of permitted retail marijuana shops at 20, even though the third largest city in Colorado may have room for twice that many. The city's ad hoc Amendment 64 committee forwarded to the city council the cap and several other proposals to be considered when it takes up retail pot regulations at a later date.
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Dan Barker 8/28/2013 Colorado Mobile Drug Testing clients can now go to its office, in addition to calling for its mobile services. Chuck and Stacy Marting opened an office at 219 E. Railroad Ave. Suite B for the business that has thrived over the last year and a half.
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Joanne Ostrow 8/28/2013 National Geographic Channel is hardly the first to chronicle Colorado’s marijuana legalization and ensuing political, business and cultural fallout. But their series’ focus is crime, narcotics and gangs. “Rocky Mountain High,” an episode of the series “Drugs Inc.,” will air at 7 p.m. locally on Sept. 15. And the picture is not pretty.