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Denver Considers Whether
To Opt In Or Out Of
Amendment 64

CBS 4 Local [Denver, CO], by Staff

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Posted By:PageTurner, 2/13/2013 6:34:40 PM

DENVER (CBS4) – There’s a chance Denver will opt out of Amendment 64 despite the fact voters in the city overwhelmingly approved legalizing marijuana. Some members of the city council argue that while the majority of Denver voters said yes to the amendment, it was in an effort to decriminilize small amounts. Their intentions may not have been to have a marijuana store in their neighborhood. “There are a lot of safety issues as it relates to that, tremendous safety issues,” Denver Police Chief Richard White told council members at a committee meeting on Monday night.

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It never works the way they think it will.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Howard Adams, 2/13/2013 7:40:08 PM     (No. 9174938)

$4.6 million in tax revenue is not very consoling to the person whose $1000 flat screen TV was burgled by a pot-addled criminal.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 2/13/2013 7:40:11 PM     (No. 9174939)

So I take it this is the first that the Denver PC has testified before the City Council? Sounds like the barn door shutting after the livestock ran out.

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