In Colorado, the number of seniors who hold medical marijuana cards has been slowly rising.
A marijuana trafficking ring that raked in about $200,000 a month pretended to be growing weed for sick people but was instead illegally shipping it to other states, the AG said.
While some marijuana business owners are confident, rumblings from Washington D.C. are scaring off potential investors.
Analysis by an editor at The Economist finds the Mexican drug cartels hurting, but pot use has gone up in Colorado.
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The case involved a medical marijuana patient fired by the Dish Network after failing a drug test in 2010.