Marijuana

Medical marijuana limits in Denver will likely top out at 12 plants, omit mention of caretakers

Tonight's the final reading of Denver City Councilwoman Jeanne Robb's measure to impose medical marijuana grow restrictions in residential areas. At this point, she says they're likely to omit all mention of caretakers and restrict patients to six plants apiece or twelve plants at a single location.
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