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Proposed pot ordinance might not pass smell test

Author: Peter Marcus - October 18, 2013 - Updated: October 18, 2013

Some wonder what bill sponsor Nevitt is smoking As voters consider taxing a new marijuana marketplace, the Denver City Council and Mayor Michael Hancock are at odds over whether the city needs strict enforcement on smelling and seeing the newly legalized drug. Many on the council feel the bill is an over-reach that violates a […]

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Peter Marcus

Peter Marcus

Peter Marcus is senior statehouse reporter for Colorado Politics. He covers the legislature and previously covered politics, the governor’s office, the legislature and Congress for The Durango Herald. He joined The Herald in 2014 from The Colorado Statesman, a Denver-based political weekly. The Washington Post twice named Marcus one of the nation’s top state-based political and legislative reporters.