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Colorado aims to sell more legal pot
KUSA-TV [Denver, CO] *, by Staff

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Posted By:BaseballFan, 8/12/2014 10:55:40 PM

Denver - Seven months after Colorado legalized recreational pot, the state has an unexpected problem. It needs to grow more. Because even though sales have surged, only about 60% of the marijuana sold is the legal variety. The rest is either illegal or grown unregulated in the so-called gray market, where unlicensed citizens can grow for their own use. (Snip) "What that does is, (it) raises the prices and if the price is too high, then we can´t compete with the black market and that was our ultimate goal – we wanted to eliminate the black market," Kammerzell said. But new data comparing demand for marijuana in Colorado with the legal supply suggest

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* [w/ I-News at Rocky Mountain PBS, and USA Today].

Well, imagine that. Somebody up on Denver´s capitol hill should have stayed awake during Economics 101.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: terry_tr6, 8/12/2014 11:07:46 PM     (No. 9963761)

so once again, free market capitalism (black market) trumps state controlled enterprises

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jkcinsalem, 8/12/2014 11:09:16 PM     (No. 9963762)

RJ Reynolds needs to release this business plan, which I hope is on their shelf.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: tomanderson61, 8/13/2014 12:58:14 AM     (No. 9963842)

Oh and remember folks, it´s only or people who are in incredible pain and they need it to just survive.

Funny how there just appears to be more and more sick people.

What a scam!!!!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Trigger2, 8/13/2014 3:55:42 AM     (No. 9963898)

Are libtards stupid or what. When it comes to the legal or the black market economy, the black market will always, always win out. Even a 5th grader knows that.

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