Cookies, candies, sodas: the universe of edible marijuana treats has exploded in recent years. But concern is growing that inexperienced users could be biting off more than they can chew.
A new treatment program at Adams City High in Commerce City is helping students who are addicted to marijuana kick the habit.
Slideshow: Encompass drug treatment pilot at Adams City High
A massive effort has focused on setting up a system for Coloradans to legally obtain marijuana, but parents are struggling with how to keep their children away from it in the absence of a public health campaign.
Consumers bought $14-million worth of marijuana in January. The state collected $2 million in tax revenue – and future collections are expected to rise.
The bill bans sale of marijuana to anyone under age 21.
Retail marijuana tax revenue could fund substance abuse treatment and programs to keep kids away from the drug.
- Six weeks after recreational marijuana sales started in Colorado, most would-be retailers still haven’t opened their doors. As a result, the price of recreational pot has skyrocketed.Read more
A few weeks after recreational marijuana stores opened their doors in Colorado, state transportation officials plan to start a campaign against drugged driving.