Marijuana

Marijuana Amendment 64 backers sue over Blue Book text they say is slanted against them

Update:A Denver District Court judge will hear a lawsuit filed by Amendment 64 backers over Blue Book language. The hearing takes place at 1:30 p.m. today in Courtroom 215 of the Denver City-County Building. Continue for more suit details.

Original post, 9:44 a.m. September 10: On Thursday, Amendment 64's Brian Vicente told us he was frustrated by changes made in the voters' Blue Book section about the marijuana initiative but regarded them as fairly minor.

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