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Fortune to Honor Cannabis Industry Innovator Jessica Billingsley of MJ Freeway



09/16/2015 DENVER - Jessica Billingsley, Co-Founder and COO of MJ Freeway Business Solutions, will be the first woman ever from the cannabis industry to accept the prestigious 2015 Fortune Most Promising Women Entrepreneur Award.

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Marijuana Legalization Update: The Jury's Still Out



Howard Meitiner, President and CEO, Phoenix House 07/10/2014 It has now been six months since Colorado legalized recreational use of marijuana. This week, Washington became the second state to roll out retail pot sales.

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Mountain News: Cannabis, cash, and kids are concerns in Colorado



07/10/2014 ASPEN - Cannabis continues to be one of the top two or three stories in Colorado. In Aspen, where he was interviewed by former TV news anchor Katie Couric, Gov. John Hickenlooper continues to fret about the availability of cannabis to youngsters and still-developing brains, including to people up to age 24 or 25.

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“Don’t Be a Lab Rat”: Pot-cautious campaign aimed at Colorado teens



Ricardo Baca 07/03/2014 The Colorado government will soon have a new marijuana-cautious campaign aimed at teenagers telling them not to be a lab rat, Governor John Hickenlooper said Tuesday.

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Governor: Successes And Failures With Retail Marijuana



MARCI KRIVONEN 07/02/2014 Governor John Hickenlooper says when it comes to legal marijuana, the future is still somewhat hazy in Colorado. Recreational pot became legal last year and retailers started selling it in January. Hickenlooper looked back yesterday on how the process has gone so far, in a talk at the Aspen Ideas Festival.

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Colorado's Governor on Marijuana Legalization



CONOR FRIEDERSDORF 07/01/2014 ASPEN - Governor John Hickenlooper, a Democrat, opposed voter efforts to make marijuana legal in his state. Now he is charged with implementing legalization. He spoke about those efforts in a Tuesday interview with Katie Couric at the Aspen Ideas Festival, which The Atlantic co-hosts with The Aspen Institute.

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