Denver Business Applies To Become First Cannabis Spa In The Country

A historic mansion blocks from Colorado’s state Capitol could soon be the home of the nation’s first legal marijuana spa. Utopia All Natural Wellness Spa and Lounge submitted its application for a Denver Cannabis Consumption Establishment license on Wednesday for a spa in the Creswell Mansion, 1244 Grant St. It hopes […]

Marijuana Deliveries Could Hit Colorado By This Fall

Colorado legislators are taking another spin through marijuana delivery regulations. A new bill aims to establish a marijuana delivery pilot program in the state, allowing for home-delivered medical and recreational cannabis. The language of House Bill 1092 is similar to some of the marijuana delivery provisions included in legislation proposed last year. They […]

Concentrated on Concentrates

Of The Big Three in cannabis — flower, concentrates and edibles — growth in Colorado, Washington and Oregon has been strong ever since recreational marijuana was made legal. But one of the categories, concentrates, tends to win the growth category every year, according to data from cannabis market research firm […]

Colorado GOP Senator Calls Out Sessions For Breaking Pledge On Marijuana Policy

Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner on Thursday morning used Twitter to blast Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ reported decision to rescind an Obama-era Justice Department policy that allowed for legalized marijuana to be possible in U.S. states despite pot being federally unlawful. “This reported action directly contradicts what Attorney General Sessions told me […]

Teen Marijuana Use In Colorado Has Drastically Dropped Since Legalizatoin

As marijuana legalization spreads across the United States, opponents have maintained that there will be negative long-term consequences, especially on young people. On Monday, for example, anti-pot activist Kevin Sabet tweeted“young adult use has skyrocketed over the past 10 years.” There’s just one problem: The latest federal data says the opposite […]

Denver Receives First Application For Social Marijuana Use In A Business

More than three months after Denver officially opened the gates, the first application to allow social marijuana use in a business has landed. The applicants seek to take advantage of 2016’s voter-passed Initiative 300, which made Denver the first in the nation to launch a program allowing limited public consumption at businesses […]

New Drug Delivery Mechanisms For Cannabis Products

Next Frontier Biosciences announced the launch of their new product line, Verra Wellness, in the Colorado market this week. The products are designed with relatively new concepts for the cannabis market, including nasal, sublingual and topical administration. The company claims their product is the first-ever cannabis nasal mist. Co-founded by […]

Denver Becomes First City To Allow Cannabis Bars, Restaurants

Denver has approved a first-in-the-nation law allowing people to use marijuana in bars and restaurants and other public spaces, such as art galleries or yoga studios. The catch: Patrons could use pot as long as it isn’t smoked and the locations would have to seek the approval of neighbors. Denver voters approved […]