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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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Denver Westword: 420 On The Block Coming To Broadway

Colorado Cannabis Industry Veterans Create 420 on the Block BY KATE MCKEE SIMMONS OF DENVER WESTWORD Since there’s no High Times event on April 20 in Colorado this year, local companies are coming together to create their own 4/20 commemoration that will be representative of the state’s marijuana industry. The Green Solution, The Hemp Connoisseur (THC) magazine, incredibles and […]

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Westword: Social Marijuana Consumption Coming To Denver

Social Consumption Coming to Denver, as 300 Officially Passes BY KATE MCKEE SIMMONS OF DENVER WESTWORD It took nearly a week for the results to be finalized, but it’s official: Denver voters have approved the social cannabis use initiative on the November 8 ballot. “The voters of Denver have once again spoken and decided to adopt […]

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Denver Westword Asks What’s Next for Kayvan Khalatbari!

What’s Next for Ganjapreneur Kayvan Khalatbari After Selling to Willie Nelson BY KATE MCKEE SIMMONS of DENVER WESTWORD He co-founded one of the first dispensaries in Denver and, earlier this month, he sold it to Willie Nelson for his Willie’s Reserve operation. Now Kayvan Khalatbari, who was featured in our January 2, 2014, roundup of leading […]

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Kayvan Featured in Westword Article About Willie’s Reserve

Willie Nelson Launches Willie’s Reserve in Colorado BY KATE MCKEE SIMMONS of DENVER WESTWORD The who’s who of Colorado’s marijuana industry gathered Saturday night for the unveiling of Willie’s Reserve, Willie Nelson’s cannabis company. To launch his new product, Nelson hosted two kick-off concerts, one last week in Washington state and another on Saturday, July 30, […]

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Denver Westword Interviews Hosts of Vice Does America About Visiting Denver Relief

Vice Does America Gets High, Heads to Denver in Tonight’s Episode BY KATE MCKEE SIMMONS “The Porno, The Hitchhiker & The Weed,” tonight’s episode of Viceland’s Vice Does America, will bring viewers to Denver as hosts Abdullah Saeed, Will Cooper and Martina de Alba visit the Denver Relief grow operation and discuss Colorado’s marijuana legalization. This […]

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