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Sexpot Comedy’s May Newsletter: Weeding Out The Stoned & More

The summer comedy season is about to begin! While spring has just begun, summer is quickly approaching! With it comes lots of touring comedians, festivals, and a score of opportunities to see some premium live comedy right here in Denver! We’ve been keeping ourselves busy at Sexpot Comedy lately. Among other happenings, Hidden America with Jonah Ray Season 2 […]

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Marijuana Social Consumption Draft Rules Finalized

Draft of Rules and Regulations for Marijuana Social Consumption Finalized BY KATE MCKEE SIMMONS OF DENVER WESTWORD After six months of meetings, the Social Consumption Advisory Committee, tasked with implementing Initiative 300, has finalized rules and regulations for social consumption. Businesses interested in allowing patrons to consume marijuana in Designated Consumption Areas (DCA) must pay a […]

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Business Den: Sexy Pizza Fights For Marijuana Social Use

Business owners fight to mix bud and booze BY AMY DIPIERRO OF BUSINESS DEN Kayvan Khalatbari has sold pizzas. He’s poured beers to wash down the pizzas. And separately, he’s sold pot. But even now, the founder of Sexy Pizza and marijuana dispensary Denver Relief isn’t sure he could do all three together, and he’s […]

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ABC Denver 7: Mutiny Seeks Marijuana Consumption Permit

How Denver will make social marijuana use work By Jaclyn Allen of The Denver Channel DENVER — Since Denver voters approved an initiative for marijuana clubs, the city has been trying to figure out how to make the first-of-its-kind measure work. In a committee meeting Monday, city attorneys and licensing officials discussed the legal issues of social […]

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Denver Post: Mutiny Seeks Marijuana Consumption Permit

How soon could Denver businesses open the first social marijuana use areas? It’s still not clear. By JON MURRAY of DENVER POST For Mutiny Information Cafe on Denver’s South Broadway strip, the city’s recently passed social marijuana use voter initiative could allow for once-a-month Saturday night gatherings that mix vaping, edibles and dancing. Other businesses are considering […]

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Merry Jane: State Officials Veto Pot Consumption in Denver Bars

Despite Voter Approval in Denver, State Officials Veto Pot Consumption in Bars and Restaurants By Bill Kilby of Merry Jane Initiative 300’s plan to allow social cannabis in the state capital is reined in by Colorado regulators. This past Election Day, while other towns in Colorado were considering greater restrictions on the presence of cannabis […]

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Westword: Pot Ban In Denver Bars Continues

Pot Ban in Denver Bars Continues Despite Yes on 300 Win — and Here’s Why BY MICHAEL ROBERTS OF DENVER WESTWORD Last week, as we reported, the Denver social-marijuana-consumption measure Initiated Ordinance 300 officially passed. But the initiative’s vision of patrons being able to use cannabis in bars or restaurants that serve alcohol is very much […]

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Newsy: Denver Restaurant Marijuana Measure Passes

Soon You Can Smoke Weed At Denver Bars And Restaurants By Katherine Biek of Newsy People in Denver will soon get to smoke marijuana at restaurants and bars — a first for a U.S. city. Residents voted on the measure during the Nov. 8 election, but it took a full week for a clear majority of votes to be tallied. […]

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Green Rush Daily: Denver to Legalize Public Recreational Pot Use

DENVER BECOMES FIRST CITY TO ALLOW PUBLIC RECREATIONAL POT SMOKING By AB HANNA of GREEN RUSH DAILY The results came in earlier this week. Denver residents passed the measure with 53.4% in favor of public recreational pot smoking. Now, businesses like bars, cafes, restaurants and yoga studios can apply to have marijuana consumption areas. Consumption areas can be indoor […]

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