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Legal Marijuana in Colorado
- Legalized Marijuana Issue Brief
This brief by the Colorado Health Institute examines the policy decisions and regulatory framework created by Colorado for the legalized marijuana industry, which was launched in the state on January 1, 2014. The report analyzes implications of the policy decisions and reports on early lessons learned. The Colorado Health Institute will continue to monitor the effect of legal marijuana on health and health policy in Colorado.