Who’s using Colorado as a base for illegal pot grows?

Published: Apr 15, 2016, 4:01 pm By Jesse Paul, The Denver Post Authorities say organized crime elements with out-of-state ties increasingly are using Colorado homes to grow large amounts of marijuana illegally for transport and sale across the nation. The uptick in these so-called “pirate grows” has become a priority for federal, state and local…

Editorial: Denver should honor pending pot permits

Published: Apr 15, 2016, 10:41 am By The Denver Post Editorial Board On the issue of pot permits, the Denver City Council is divided over whether to treat applicants for marijuana business licenses as the city would applicants for other licenses when regulatory rules are about to change. One faction wants to let applicants who’ve…