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42 min ago | Steuben Courier

Legalization of Marijuana: Pros and Cons

The legalization of marijuana in Colorado and Washington was a boon to stoners everywhere - if they weren't taking pilgrimages to the new Pot Promised Land, they were reveling in the fact that each state victory on the marijuana front is potentially one step closer to legalization everywhere.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Drug Enforcement Administration, US Governors

Wed Jul 23, 2014

ReporterHerald.com

Federal judge declares Colorado ban on gay marriage unconstitutional

Bonnie Drake, left, and Margaret Skowvonski walk to join supporters outside the Boulder County Justice Center in Boulder on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 to support Boulder County Clerk and Recorder Hillary Hall.

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Related Topix: Colorado, Gay/Lesbian, Boulder, CO, Boulder County, CO, US Governors

ABC News

Judge Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban, Stays Ruling

A federal judge in Denver has declared Colorado's gay marriage ban unconstitutional, but he issued a temporary stay of the ruling to give the state a chance to appeal.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Denver, CO, US Governors

American Thinker

Citing anti-gun laws, Baretta to move operations from Maryland to Tennessee

Legendary Italian gunmaker Beretta announced on Tuesday that because of changes in the law passed by the Maryland legislature, the company would be moving its manufacturing operations to Tennessee next year.

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Related Topix: Maryland Government, Maryland, US Governors, Dan Malloy

Greeley Tribune

Colorado Charitable Crop Donation Act brings Weld farmers, food bank together

Gov. John Hickenlooper signs HB14-1119, The Colorado Charitable Crop Donation Act, into law May 30 at the Adobe House Farm in Durango, Colo.

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Related Topix: Colorado, Colorado Government, US Governors, Agriculture, Science, Durango, CO, Life, Charity

Greeley Tribune

Littwin: Jared Polis, others have lots to lose in Great Colorado Fracking Wars

As we head into the next stage of the Great Colorado Fracking Wars, one thing is becoming increasingly clear: Jared Polis has backed himself into a corner - and there may be no way out.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Jared Polis, Democrat, Mark Udall, US Senate, Senator Mark Udall, US Governors

SanLuisObispo.com

Gov. Christie visits Colorado for fundraiser

Christie will be at a noon fundraiser in Denver Wednesday for the Republican Governor's Association, which Christie chairs.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Chris Christie, Bob Beauprez, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Denver, CO, Scott Walker, Nikki Haley

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Colorado Daily

Colo. Oil & Gas Association: Lafayette residents' fracking lawsuit 'frivolous'

The Colorado Oil & Gas Association has filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought forth by two Lafayette residents who seek immediate enforcement of the fracking ban passed in November by the city's voters.

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Related Topix: Boulder County, CO, US Governors

Denver Post

John Hickenlooper names Colorado business leaders in his corner

From now to November candidates for Colorado governor will compare their business credentials to woo voters, and Tuesday Gov. John Hickenlooper presented 100 names - Democrats, Republicans and the politically unaffiliated - who vouch for him.

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Colorado Political News

PPP: Udall, Hickenlooper 44%, Gardner, Beauprez 43%

Today's release from Public Policy Polling reaffirms the present dead heat in Colorado's U.S. Senate and gubernatorial races, with incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Udall and Gov. John Hickenlooper clinging to statistically insignificant leads over their Republican challengers: PPP's new Colorado poll finds the exact same numbers in the races for both ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, Bob Beauprez, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mark Udall, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, US Governors

Denver Post

Colorado AG loses another round from Court of Appeals on TABOR lawsuit

Attorney General John Suthers has lost his request to have the entire 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rehear a decision by a court panel that ruled Coloradans have a right to challenge the constitutionality of the Colorado Taxpayer's Bill of Rights.

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The Boulder County Business Report

Area business leaders back Hickenlooper's re-election

A raft of Northern Colorado and Boulder Valley business leaders have pledged support to Gov. John Hickenlooper's re-election campaign, according to a list released Tuesday by the governor's campaign.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Bob Beauprez, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, TeleTech Holdings, Computers, Advertising, Level 3

The Washington Post

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Dos Equis may have the Most Interesting Man in the World, but Colorado has the Most Interesting Politician in the World - and he wants to be governor.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Bob Beauprez, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Denver, CO, US Governors, Business News

The Washington Post

Where is the Obama administration housing the immigrant kids?

Federal agencies ranging from the the Department of Health and Human Services to the Pentagon are working to address a surge of unaccompanied immigrant children at the U.S-Mexico border, a problem that President Obama last month described as an "urgent humanitarian situation."

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, US News, US Governors, Deval Patrick

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Denver Post

Denver police reviewing bizarre incident with cop, UberX driver and passenger

A member of the Denver Police Department apparently believes UberX is illegal in Colorado, even though Gov. John Hickenlooper officially authorized the ride-sharing service last month.

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Related Topix: Denver, CO, US Governors, Weird

Free Republic

One Year of Fracking in CO, Creates More Jobs than Obama’s...

Fracking in the state of Colorado during the year 2012 created 111,000 jobs whereas Barack Obama's entire economy has only generated 110,000 jobs for Millennials since 2007.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Illegal Immigration, US Governors

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Aurora marks two years since theater tragedy

It has been two years since the Aurora theater shooting and while the tragedy is bringing together the community, the man behind the mass shooting will be back in court Tuesday.

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Instapundit

Republicans Confident about Prospects in Gubernatorial Races

The Republican Governors Association says it plans to spend $100 million in the final 100 days before the November elections.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Bob Beauprez, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chris Christie, US Governors, Neil Abercrombie, Democrat

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Planetizen

Colorado's Anti-Fracking Initiative Dropped from November Ballot

Organizers for a statewide measure to allow cities to ban fracking admitted to having insufficient signatures for placement on the November ballot.

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Free Republic

Colorado Governor Hickenlooper looks at November defeat thanks to lying about anti-gun ways

Anyone wishing to explore the workings of the hoplophobic mind needs only consider the actions of the 2013, Colorado legislature.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News

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