Colorado made history yesterday, becoming the first government to allow marijuana to be purchased by adults for recreational use.
The stores are projected to generate a lot of income, as well as jobs.
Colorado projects $578.1 million a year in combined wholesale and retail marijuana sales to yield $67 million in tax revenue, according to the Legislative Council of the Colorado General Assembly.
This is a new blog I’ve set up to keep track of emerging marijuana legal and policy issues, both federal and state. Take a look around. (It also looks good on mobile devices.)