Naysayers in the Mile-High City feared that doobies would lead to doomsday once Colorado’s recreational marijuana sales began in January. However, recent reports reveal the gates of Hell have still not opened.
“Denver coroner: Man fell to death after eating marijuana cookies,” read the headline from John Ingold of the Denver Post, and before I could even read the story, my Twitter feed was lighting up.
During Spring Break, a Wyoming college student fell to his death from the balcony of a Holiday Inn in northeast Denver, and city authorities are citing a marijuana-infused cookie as contributing to the accident.
At least three influential officials at the state agency in Denver that regulates the booming marijuana businesses have found work doing cannabis industry consulting after leaving the division. The moves have state officials concerned that citizens will be sent the wrong ...