Cannabist Q&A: A reader seeks advice about processing their marijuana harvest, plus other queries on finding 420-friendly lodging in Colorado and the legality of setting up an online joint-rolling contest.
Gov. John Hickenlooper is preparing to release his state budget for the next fiscal year on Nov. 3 — the day before Election Day — raising the stakes on whether he will support returning money to taxpayers. The potential for a refund on pot taxes via TABOR adds a complication in state budget negotiations.
Does legal weed mean my little trick-or-treater is going to get a candy stash tainted with pot-infused edibles? It sounds crazy, right? With a newly legal and intoxicating substance widely available in Colorado and Washington, the magnifying glass is being turned on cannabis-infused edibles.
One challenge the NFL faces is how to bring marijuana into the game as a pain reliever without condoning its use as a recreational drug. Redskins defensive back Ryan Clark says, “I know a lot of guys who don’t regularly smoke marijuana who would use it during the season.”