Tag Archives: Colorado

Growing pains of the great US marijuana legalisation experiment | World news | The Observer

On a dark industrial street on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado, shabby cars and the occasional truck disappear down an alley, as though heading to a secret meeting. Their destination, around a heavily rutted corner lined by chain-linked fencing, is a large warehouse that used to be a paintball arena but now boasts row after row of sophisticated drug-making paraphernalia.

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Growing pains of the great US marijuana legalisation experiment | World news | The Observer

On a dark industrial street on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado, shabby cars and the occasional truck disappear down an alley, as though heading to a secret meeting. Their destination, around a heavily rutted corner lined by chain-linked fencing, is a large warehouse that used to be a paintball arena but now boasts row after row of sophisticated drug-making paraphernalia.

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Colorado starts issuing driver's licenses to undocumented migrants |

Colorado starts issuing driver's licenses to undocumented migrants | World news | NewsWire
Adriana Gaytan, center, who came to Colorado in 1997 from Mexico, will get a driver’s license when Colorado begins its rollout. Photograph: Brennan Linsley/AP

Colorado will begin issuing driver’s licenses and identification cards to immigrants on Friday regardless of their legal status, underscoring a sea change in a state that less than a decade ago passed strict immigration enforcement laws.

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