Comment of the Day

Reader: Don't Believe Any More Lies About Pot!

While a number of recent reports and surveys have suggested that marijuana legalization hasn't had a major negative impact on Colorado society, a new report from the Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area shares a slew of troubling statistics -- including the assertion that pot-impaired driving fatalities increased 100 percent from 2007 to 2012. Given that the RMHIDTA is anti-cannabis, many of our readers had trouble accepting the study's findings. Here's one example.

See also: Pot-Impaired Driving Fatalities Up 100 Percent in Five Years, New Report Says

Max Padilla writes:

There have been so many lies told to us about pot we can not allow ourselves to believe any more!

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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