Colorado, marijuana and its media coverage

Published: December 23, 2013, 2:45 pm, by Dalton Walker
CBS 60 Minutes

CBS 60 Minutes

It’s not secret. Colorado is known for its marijuana – whether that be for medical or recreational use.

With the legalization of recreational marijuana use across some parts of Colorado coming New Year’s Day, many national news organizations are profiling our state.

Go ahead and look for yourself. Google “marijuana” and “Colorado” and you’ll get your fill for hours.

I was eating dinner at a restaurant Sunday night and overheard a report on TV talking about Colorado marijuana. A closer look revealed a story by the well-respected CBS 60 Minutes news broadcast.

Its story, “Medical Marijuana: Will Colorado’s ‘Green Rush’ last?” was broadcasted nationally. Click here for the story and video report.

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