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Restrictions on pot edibles clear Colorado House

The bills approved Monday would set possession limits for concentrated forms of marijuana such as hash oil. Currently, Colorado adults can possess up to an ounce of marijuana without regard to whether it's leafy flowers or concentrated oils. In its concentrated form, an ounce of pot has far more servings than the same amount in plant form

Only 3 seek restitution in tainted cantaloupe case

COLORADO SPRINGS | Prosecutors say only three people have submitted restitution claims totaling $13,000 from two Colorado cantaloupe farmers linked to a deadly listeria outbreak. KRDO-TV reported Monday (http://tinyurl.com/kham3o2 ) the requests included doctor bills, attorney fees and funeral expenses. Eric …

Aurora lawmakers give first OK to additional pot-shop license benchmarks

Aurora lawmakers give first OK to additional pot-shop license benchmarks

Roth said not adding his proposed points to the application process would result in too many people scoring the same amount for a license, and the city having to decide the winner by a lottery. "I think we’re going to have a much more difficult time with a 100 people in the lottery system when all those people score the same," he said.

Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas

Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas

A $500,000 study paid for by the federal government and released Sunday in the peer-reviewed journal Nature Climate Change concludes that biofuels made with corn residue release 7 percent more greenhouse gases in the early years compared with conventional gasoline.

Aurora, Colorado businesses back in the fast lane

Aurora, Colorado businesses back in the fast lane

It’s a common scenario among businesses following the recession: now that the economy seems to have turned a corner, businesses who either held back on expansion during the lean years or grew more slowly are jumping into major expansion plans

Colorado nears decision on spending pot taxes

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 …

City lawyers looking for ties in Gaylord lawsuits

City lawyers looking for ties in Gaylord lawsuits

“We would look at any efforts the hotels have been taking to impede the progress of the Gaylord project,” he said. “We haven’t formulated the entirety of the discovery plan yet, but we would probably start there.”

Colorado advances edible marijuana restrictions

Colorado advances edible marijuana restrictions

"They're hard to find, they're hard to identify, and they're hard to locate," said Rep. Frank McNulty, R-Highlands Ranch, one of the sponsors of the bill, which would prohibit edibles that mimic other foods or candies.

Late sign-ups improve outlook for Obama health law

Late sign-ups improve outlook for Obama health law

"This thing is working," a confident Obama said of his signature domestic achievement. The days of website woes and canceled policies seemed far behind.

Colorado private eye bill clears Senate

Democratic supporters say Colorado attracts unscrupulous private investigators because of lax regulation.