Medical Marijuana

5:13am

Tue February 14, 2012
Education

EdNews: Impact of Medical Marijuana Bans

Source: Colorado Department of Education Courtesy of Education News Colorado

Do medical marijuana dispensary bans result in declining drug violations in Colorado public schools?

It may be too early for definitive evidence but the answer for two communities, at least, seems to be no.

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3:04pm

Mon February 13, 2012
Health

A Tale of Two Medical Marijuana Cities

This collage shows a group from the more than a dozen medical marijuana dispensaries along West Colorado Avenue in Colorado Springs on Jan. 27, 2012.
JOE MAHONEY THE I-NEWS NETWORK

Sometime on Saturday, Steve Ackerman sold his last joint. 

His Organic Alternatives, a medical marijuana dispensary in Fort Collins, is one of 23 in this laid-back university town forced to close by Tuesday after residents voted to ban dispensaries.

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5:00am

Mon February 13, 2012
Health

Fort Collins Dispensaries Count Down to Feb. 14 Ban

A sign at Infinite Wellness Center in Fort Collins announces its closing date to customers.
Grace Hood

Medical marijuana dispensaries in Fort Collins are making last-minute sales in advance of a ban that’s set to take place tomorrow night at 7 p.m. An attempt by business owners to temporarily halt the voter-approved law from going into effect failed in court last week.

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6:35pm

Thu February 9, 2012
Health

After Unsuccessful Court Challenge, Fort Collins Pot Ban Moves Forward

A legal attempt to temporarily halt a Fort Collins medical marijuana dispensary ban from going into effect next week has failed.

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3:02pm

Mon February 6, 2012
Health

Uncertainty Looms Large as Fort Collins Dispensaries Face Ban

Bobbi Jordan answers questions at Infinite Wellness Center, which is planning for its last day of business on Feb. 13.
Grace Hood

Medical marijuana dispensaries in Fort Collins are supposed to close next week after a ban on such facilities was approved by voters last fall. But what happens next is still uncertain.

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