Photos: CU-Boulder's 4/20 closure guards against "chaos," spokesman says

Yesterday, we told you about the decision by administrators at CU-Boulder to close the campus on 4/20 for the third consecutive year; see our previous coverage below.

Presumably, there won't be much going on in the buildings near Norlin Quad (longtime ground zero of 4/20 at CU) on the date, given that April 20 corresponds with Easter Sunday this year -- and last year's closure was a non-event. So why go through the motions again? A CU-Boulder spokesman explains.

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