After the Denver City Council passed an amendment allowing pot smoking on front porches and front lawns, most of the comments that followed were supportive of the move -- but not all. Here's the post from someone whose own bitter experiences with a pot-smoking neighbor has left him at wit's end.
Greg Eckenrode writes:
We have neighbors who have smoked so much, underage as well, that our house was filled with the smoke. This is wrong. They have been told. They continue to do it. And it hasn't been legal. Guess I will just sell my house and move out of Denver.
Send your story tips to the author, Michael Roberts.
For more memorable takes, visit our Comment of the Day archive.
Keep Westword Free... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Denver with no paywalls.