Cannabis Therapy Institute attacks new regs, declares medical marijuana law unconstitutional

On Friday, the Colorado Department of Revenue's medical marijuana advisory committee met at a session belatedly opened to the public -- and the folks at the Cannabis Therapy Institute were troubled by the draft regulations released in conjunction with the get-together.

So much so that they're ramping up an effort to challenge the constitutionality of HB 1284, the state's MMJ regulatory measure.

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