Category: Drug Crimes

When most Coloradoans think of crimes associated with cannabis, their first thought is illegal possession and drug trafficking.

Those aren’t the only crimes that can be connected with drugs, though. Times are changing, and white-collar crime has expanded to include weed schemes as well.

Recently, a Colorado man was found guilty of marijuana fraud. He had been found guilty of racketeering and securities fraud, among other crimes, related to marijuana.

Did you know that if you are found in possession of tools associated with drug use, even if no drugs are found, that you can be arrested in Colorado? It’s true!

Possession of drug paraphernalia a serious crime in Colorado. Just as with other drug offenses, it goes on your criminal record and can have a huge impact on the rest of your life.

That’s why it critical to understand

Colorado has been ahead of the curve when it comes to marijuana laws. They’re learning as they go what works and what doesn’t – including the shapes of edibles available in the state.

Some new laws have recently taken effect in Colorado. And they will have a marked impact on the packaging and the molds used in making edibles. Here’s what you need to know about these changes and the

Charges in Denver for drug distribution can carry some serious penalties. Those faced with these charges face the prospect of lengthy prison terms and massive fines and legal fees.

There is hope for those currently facing Denver drug distribution charges, however. A new Colorado law will soon remove felony-level penalties from certain drug possession charges.

Note, this new bill doesn’t change current laws regulating distribution. Those facing possession with the

 

Colorado is leading the charge when it comes to “defelonizing” the possession of certain controlled substances in the United States.

 

The most recent efforts include Jared Polis, Colorado’s Governor, signing House Bill 19-1263 into law. The goal of this law is to help reduce rates of incarceration related to minor drug offenses.

 

It is also intended to help those who are addicted to drugs get the help