High Times? Pot Advocates Test Federal Resolve
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have either legalized medical marijuana or passed laws minimizing or eliminating penalties for possession of small amounts of cannabis. Colorado has a history of pushing boundaries when it comes to the herbal drug; in 2011 it pulled in
roughly $5 million in sales taxes from medical marijuana businesses - in Denver, there are more medical marijuana dispensaries than Starbucks and McDonalds combined.