The Colorado High Intensity Drug Trafficking Report
The purpose of this report is to document the impact of the legalization of marijuana for medical and recreational use in Colorado.
Colorado serves as an experimental lab for the nation to determine the impact of legalizing marijuana.. This is an important
opportunity to gather and examine meaningful data and identify trends. Citizens and policymakers nationwide may want to
delay any decisions on this important area until there is sufficient and accurate data to make informed decisions.
***See Executive Summary pages 11-15
BREAKING NEWS OUT OF COLORADO– Good News as Citizens Take a Stand
ALAMOSA – After hearing from 15 Alamosa residents urging them to pass the ordinance and one against it, the Alamosa city council on Wednesday night unanimously approved an ordinance permanently prohibiting marijuana consumption clubs in the city limits.
More Bad News Out of Colorado
Black Market Marijuana Bust Leaves Bruises on Colorado’s Marijuana Industry (Read this article all the way to the end to learn of other negative impacts of legalization)
Marijuana a Gateway Drug to homicide — Colorado Springs District Attorney July 25,2017
Police Left Buried Under a Mountain of Marijuana and Red Tape As Weed Laws Change–Colorado Independent (June 2017)