In this Feb. 7, 2014 file photo, Matt Figi hugs his daughter Charlotte, then 7, inside a greenhouse west of Colorado Springs where the strain of medical marijuana known as Charlotte's Web was grown. The strain was named for the girl early in her treatment for Dravet syndrome, a crippling form of epilepsy. (AP Photo, Brennan Linsley, File)

Charlotte Figi, the Colorado girl who inspired the CBD movement, dies following illness suspected to be coronavirus

Figi, 13, was the namesake for Charlotte’s Web products. Her story changed the way the public perceives marijuana.

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Test of Colorado mail finds delivery is timely — most of the time

Rhetoric from Washington, D.C., has people worried about the U.S. Postal Service's ability to deliver mail-in ballots. An unscientific assessment of delivery times in Colorado shows the system works pretty well.

Littwin: The new court may outlaw Roe, but the loser won’t simply be women’s right to control their own bodies

Republicans have hidden behind Roe, using it as a carrot for evangelical voters and others who oppose abortion. But what happens when the GOP dog finally catches the car?


Nicolais: To avoid election chaos, states must move up mail ballot processing

The example set by Colorado, which begins mail ballot processing upon receipt, should be followed across the country