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Authorities raid 247 Colorado homes, seize more than 80,000 marijuana plants in years-long operation targeting black market pot

State and federal officials said the nearly three-year investigation showed that illegal marijuana trafficking mushroomed after voters approved recreational use in 2012

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Did the Colorado Supreme Court just throw the state’s marijuana-legalization regime into question? The chief justice seems to think so.

A case about drug-sniffing dogs could turn into a watershed moment in Colorado marijuana law. Or not. Legal experts are split.

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Colorado’s new U.S. attorney wants law enforcement to treat overdose deaths as homicides as he focuses on opioids

Jason Dunn, appointed by President Trump, laid out some of his office’s redoubled tactics in an interview with The Colorado Sun -- his most extensive remarks to the news media since taking office

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Clarence Moses-EL’s federal lawsuit against Denver for overturned rape conviction is dismissed

The judge ruled Clarence Moses-EL's experience was "horrifyingly unjust," but she said the 2017 lawsuit did not demonstrate a violation of his constitutional rights.

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Latest legal challenge by Masterpiece Cakeshop baker can continue, judge rules

Jack Phillips claims discrimination as Colorado commission says he violated civil rights by refusing to make a cake celebrating a gender transition

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Colorado baker, central in U.S. Supreme Court case, back in court over 2nd LGBT bias allegation

Lawyers for Jack Phillips, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop in suburban Denver, are suing to try to stop the state from taking action against him over the new discrimination allegation

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Two Iranians indicted in hacking scheme that held CDOT computers hostage and cost Colorado up to $2 million

State's chief information security officer shares how the malware took out 1,700 computers for six weeks

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Jury finds in favor of Colorado marijuana grow in closely watched federal lawsuit

The marijuana business had been sued for damages under anti-racketeering laws. The case was seen as a major threat to the state's cannabis industry.

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Colorado’s new U.S. attorney, Jason Dunn, has been sworn into office; marijuana questions remain

Jason Dunn was picked by President Donald Trump for the post. He replaces Bob Troyer.