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Medical Marijuana for Older Adults
March 16, 2018 | US News & World Report


SPECIAL REPORT: The Big Business of Medical Marijuana
November 17, 2017 | KNWA Fayetteville, AR

FARMA TO TABLE: The world according to Portland’s cannabis savant, Jeremy Plumb.
November 5, 2017 | The Hemp Connoiseur

Cannabis and Fibromyalgia
September 28, 2017 | Med Mar

State, Stakeholders Discuss New Marijuana Research Licenses
September 15, 2017 | Westword

Marijuana home-grows to be limited to 12 plants with Colorado governor’s signature
June 9, 2017 | Colorado Politics

After years of lobbying by veterans, Colorado adds PTSD as medical marijuana condition
June 6, 2017 | The Cannabist

Warrior Ethos: Colorado’s Battle to Allow Cannabis for PTSD
May 29, 2017 | Leafly

Colorado medical marijuana patients on edge over potential Trump crackdown
May 17, 2017 | The Gazette

Lobbyist Cindy Sovine-Miller Is a Growing Force at the Colorado Legislature
May 9, 2017 | Westword

South Dakota House Blunts GW Pharma Bill
March 2, 2017 | Leafly

Parker latest community to impose 12-plant limit per household on pot grows
February 7, 2017 | Denver Post

Another Colorado community imposes home grow plant limit
February 7, 2017 | The Cannabist

Legislative panel approves medical marijuana for PTSD
January 31, 2017 | The Gazette

Bill adding PTSD to Colorado medical marijuana list clears Senate committee
January 30, 2017 | The Cannabist

Colorado bill adding PTSD as qualifier for marijuana crosses important first hurdle
January 30, 2017 | Colorado Politics


Colorado Plans Tighter Marijuana Home Grow Restrictions in 2017
December 19, 2016 | Westword

Colorado becomes first state to fund research to show benefits of medical marijuana
December 17, 2016 | KDVR Fox 31

Colorado plans crackdown on home pot growers (video)
December 8, 2016 | The Denver Channel

Colorado Plans Crackdown on Home Cannabis Growers
December 9, 2016 | Cannabis Now / Associated Press

Big changes planned for Colorado marijuana laws on home growing
December 7, 2016 | Associated Press

Metro with Jose Silva
December 6, 2016 | KGNU

Cannabis Treat Fibromyalgia Better Than Prescription Drugs?
December 5, 2016 | Health Planning

Colorado Vets Join Native Americans In Protest Against Pipeline
December 3, 2016 | CBS Denver

Longmont’s proposed grow rules draw crowd at marijuana forum
October 22, 2016 | Longmont Times-Call

Colorado Medical Pot Law Poised To Add PTSD As Qualifier
September 21, 2016 | CBS Denver

Legislative panel backs marijuana for PTSD
September 21, 2016 | Durango Herald

Another city aims to clamp down on pot home grows
September 19, 2016 | The Denver Post

Restrictions on private cannabis grows in Colorado stirs legal challenge
September 19, 2016 | Denver Post

Mourning Jack Splitt, The Teen Who Changed Cannabis Law Forever
September 1, 2016 | Green Rush Daily

Teen who fought for Medical Cannabis in Colorado Schools Dies One Week after Starting High School
August 30, 2016 | Culture Magazine

Colorado Boy Who Inspired Reforms To Medical Marijuana Laws Dies At 15
August 26, 2016 | Civilized Life

Jack Splitt, the teen who helped change Colorado medical pot law, has died
August 25, 2016 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Colorado teen behind Jack’s Law, fight to change medical marijuana policy in schools, dies
August 25, 2016 | KMGH Channel 7

Colorado cannabis leaders react to DEA’s rescheduling denial
August 12, 2016 | Partake

Fighting Fibromyalgia with Cannabis
July 20, 2016 | Culture Magazine

Can Cannabis Treat Fibromyalgia Better Than Prescription Drugs?
July 11, 2016 | Leafly

The Mary Jane of Pain
July 2016 | Sensi Magazine (page 39)

Is Cannabis Considered A Legal Pain Medication In Hospitals?
June 30, 2016 | Herb

Talking policy with Terri Robnett
June 16, 2016 | Boulder Weekly

From ABCs To CBD: New Jersey, Colorado Allow Students Medical Marijuana At School
June 15, 2016 | Mint Press News

Colorado Schools Make a Bold Move on Marijuana
June 9, 2016 | ATTN:

The Highs and Lows of the Weed Business: Medical Marijuana
June 2016 | Channel 4 (United Kingdom)

Without A Marijuana Breathalyzer, How To Curb Stoned Driving?
May 21, 2016 | NPR

Boulder may recalibrate some rules on marijuana shops
May 7, 2016 | Boulder Daily Camera

24 Pioneers Making a Difference in Colorado
May 2016 | Sensi Magazine (page 21)

High Society: Hopping Sensi Mag party spotlights cannabis pioneers
April 22, 2016 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Bernie Sanders volunteer gifted ounce of pot as ‘thanks’ while canvassing
March 1, 2016 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Your ‘Certified Organic’ Marijuana Doesn’t Actually Have to Be Organic
February 18, 2016 | Fortune

Colorado debates organic labels for marijuana
February 18, 2016 | The Coloradoan

Some Lawmakers Want Medical Pot Grow Operations Enclosed, Locked
February 16, 2016 | CBS Denver

Annual Colorado marijuana sales near $900 million mark in November 2015
January 13, 2016 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Boulder unveils city’s inaugural marijuana advisory panel
January 6, 2016 | Boulder Daily Camera


Cannabis Highlights for 2015
December 2015 | The Travel Joint

Cannabist Awards: Colorado’s top 2015 cannabis businesses
December 15, 2015 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Welcome to harvest season: Colorado marijuana sales see drop in October
December 10, 2015 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Ladybud Writer Picks for End of Year Giving 2015
December 1, 2015 | Ladybud Magazine

Denver now requires alerts on social media for pot recalls
November 20, 2015 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Did legalization help or hurt Colorado medical marijuana patients?
November 18, 2015 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Cannabist Show: She helps MMJ patients; He covers suburban pot
November 13, 2015 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Homemade Marijuana Edible Sellers Bypass Licensing, Regulations
September 21, 2015 | CBS Denver

Parents face child abuse investigations over pot use
September 7, 2015 | Al Jazeera America

Government Reports Lead To Both Confusion And Cooperation
August 2015 | Dope Magazine

States struggle to develop comprehensive weed safety regulations
August 15, 2015 | Weed Rush

Colorado may ban ‘candy’ name on marijuana treats
August 11, 2015 | KMGH Channel 7

Colorado says ‘no’ to medical marijuana for post-traumatic stress
July 30, 2015 | Boulder Weekly

Colorado eyes PTSD as ailment eligible for medical pot
July 19, 2015 | Dispatch Times

Colorado Considers Testing Medical Marijuana
July 17, 2015 | Merry Jane

Colorado rejects medical marijuana for PTSD treatment
July 17, 2015 | Philly Voice (Reuters)

Colorado Health Board Officials Reject The Use Of For PSTD Treatment
July 17, 2015 | MMJ Observer

Medical Marijuana Not Yet Allowed in Colorado State as a Treatment for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
July 17, 2015 | Round News

Colorado board refuses to add PTSD to conditions included in medical marijuana laws
July 16, 2015 | Marijuana Law, Policy & Reform

Colorado Says PTSD Sufferers Not Eligible For Medical Marijuana
July 16, 2015 | Tech Times

Colorado rejects medical marijuana for PTSD treatment
Director of Cannabis Patients Alliance: “In my opinion, the board sent a message to patients that they just don’t matter.”
July 16, 2015 | InfoWars

Colorado Health Board Votes ‘No’ on Treating PTSD With Marijuana
July 16, 2015 | Time

Colorado rejects medical marijuana for PTSD treatment
July 16, 2015 | Reuters

Colorado board votes no on allowing medical marijuana for PTSD
July 15, 2015 | Denver Post

Colorado rejects medical marijuana use for PTSD
July 15, 2015 | CBS News

Colorado rejects PTSD as ailment eligible for medical pot
July 15, 2015 | Fox News (AP)

Colorado rejects PTSD as eligible for medical pot
July 15, 2015 | Pueblo Chieftan

Colorado: Health Officials Reject Medical Marijuana For PTSD
July 15, 2015 | Hemp News

Boy Using Cannabis Oil: ‘I’d Rather Be Illegally Alive Than Legally Dead’
June 13, 2015 | CBS Denver

New Law Places More Scrutiny On Medical Marijuana
June 9, 2015 | Colorado Public Radio

Marijuana for public workers?
May 29, 2015 | Durango Herald

Colorado medical pot: New caregiver limits, MMJ in schools OK’d by gov
May 18, 2015 | The Cannabist

Colorado governor signs rules that limit medical pot growers
May 18, 2015 | The Gazette

Colorado medical pot: New caregiver limits, MMJ in schools OK’d by gov
May 18, 2015 | The Cannabist

THC Radio Interview
May 6, 2015 | Cannabis Network Radio

Docs eager to study effects of marijuana on seizures, PTSD
April 24, 2015 | Health News Colorado

Marijuana advocates say Colorado’s medical policy hurts patients
April 20, 2015 | Colorado Public Radio

Food Safety Concerns Divide Pot Growers From Consumers
April 17 | Food Safety News

Colorado patients urge lawmakers to start medical marijuana testing
April 15, 2015 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Colorado mulls mandatory medical pot testing
April 15, 2015 | KOAA

Colorado to consider PTSD, Kara’Smokey’ club opens and more
April 8, 2015 | Colorado Springs Independent

Wally Weed and the Early Days in Denver
March 24, 2015 | Weed Depot

OLCC: Don’t mix medical, recreational pot
March 15, 2015 | The Bulletin (Bend, OR)

Bill To Increase Oversight Of Medical Marijuana Caregivers Debated At State Capitol
February 26, 2015 | CBS 4 Denver

Colorado panel approves medical pot regs
February 26, 2015 | Durango Herald / AP

Lawmakers, patients push to subject medical marijuana to lab scrutiny
February 11, 2015 | KMGH Channel 7

Medical marijuana advocates seeking change after disabled student’s cannabis forbidden at school
February 10, 2015 | KMGH Channel 7

Colorado seeks permission to grow pot at state universities
January 25, 2015 | LA Times

Colorado to federal government: Let our colleges grow pot for research
January 25, 2015 | PBS News Hour

I-News report: Medical marijuana code to receive sunset review, changes expected
January 21, 2015 | Summit Daily News

Medical Marijuana Code to Receive Sunset Review, Changes Expected
January 20, 2015 | Rocky Mountain PBS

Colorado State of Mind
January 9, 2015 | Rocky Mountain PBS

Beyond the High: Cannabis Patients Alliance and the 2015 Legislative Session in Colorado
January 7, 2015 | Beyond the High

Jefferson County commissioners to study marijuana testing facilities
January 7, 2015 | Denver Post

Black market, medical marijuana businesses challenge states’ sales
January 4, 2015 | Augusta Chronicle

Colorado seeks permission for colleges to grow marijuana
January 2, 2015 | Fox31

Medical Marijuana a Challenge for Legal Pot States
January 2, 2015 | New York Times

Legal pot shops crippled by black market, medical marijuana
January 2, 2015 | Mashable


Colorado will lead research into pot’s real medical value
December 26, 2014 | Denver Post

Altered State: Colorado’s Marijuana ‘Green Rush’
December 20, 2014 | Al Jazeera

Colorado Awards $8.4M in MMJ Research Grants Amidst Controversy
December 19, 2014 | Marijuana Industry News

Colorado becomes first state to fund research to show benefits of medical marijuana
December 17, 2014 | Fox 31

High Hopes: Pot comes out of the closet
December 15, 2014 | Modern Farmer

Controversial Commentary Prompts Cannabis Branding Debate
October 9, 2014 | MJI News

‘We’re weeding out the stoners’: How an ad agency lost a client, and respect
October 6, 2014 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Fate of marijuana businesses is up to Jefferson County commissioners
September 30, 2014 | Denver Post

High Plains Correctional Facility: Dank in the Clink?
September 5, 2014 | THC Magazine

Marijuana Enforcement Division Hearing: Pot Edibles Debate, Indoor v. Outdoor Plant Counts
September 3, 2014 | Westword

Colorado struggles to adjust marijuana supply
September 2, 2014 | The Gazette

Marijuana task force likely to recommend against retail sales
August 26, 2014 | High Timber Times

Low turnout at Brush correctional facility tour: Lots of information on display about prospective marijuana business
August 20, 2014 | Fort Morgan Times

More than 160 attend emotional public hearing about possible pot sales
August 19, 2014 | Brush News Tribune

Warehouse v. Greenhouse: A Rift in the Recreational Marijuana Industry
September 11, 2014 |

Marijuana Enforcement Division Hearing: Pot Edibles Debate, Indoor v. Outdoor Plant Counts
September 3, 2014 | Westword

Marijuana Industry, State Regulators Meet to Review Proposed Grow Rules
September 3, 2014 | Cannabis Culture

Colorado Forms Board to Spend Marijuana Research Money
July 23, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

Colo. proposal could limit high-volume medical marijuana growers
July 16, 2014 | Colorado Public Radio

Teri Robnett Speaks at the 710 Cup
July 10, 2014 | (Hawaii)

How Colorado Has Gone to Pot
May 25, 2014 | CBS Sunday Morning

DUI: The Stoned Driving Conundrum
May 23, 2014 | High Times

Without A Marijuana Breathalyzer, How To Curb Stoned Driving?
May 21, 2014 | NPR

Jeffco’s marijuana task force holds first meeting
May 7, 2014 | Columbine Courier

Docs eager to study effects of marijuana on seizures, PTSD
April 24, 2014 | Health News Colorado

New Colorado Restriction Could Prohibit Thousands of Potential Medical Marijuana Plants
April 23, 2014 | Cannabis Now

Cannabist Q&A: Avoiding “Cup cough” illness; Colo. DUI/DUID statistics
April 18, 2014 | The Cannabist (Denver Post)

Crackdown could trim thousands of Colorado medical-marijuana plants
April 1, 2014 | Denver Post

Rocky Mountain high: Colorado’s legal pot experiment
February 16, 2014 | Al Jazeera

Log Lane OK’s licensing marijuana stores, dispensaries
February 13, 2014 | Fort Morgan Times

Log Lane Village gives pot shops ordinance first reading
January 9, 2014 | Fort Morgan Times

Denver airport sets fines for marijuana possession
January 9, 2014 | USA Today

MMJ Patients in Colorado Banned from Bringing their Medicine on Board.
January 9, 2014 | Marijuana Doctors

Medical marijuana patients protest Denver International Airport pot ban
January 8 2014 | 9 News Denver

Pot Won’t Fly At DIA, Marijuana Advocates Say It’s Their Right
January 8, 2014 | CBS 4 Denver


Why It’s Crazy to Try to Set DUI Limits for Marijuana
December 19, 2013 | Business Insider

Pot Smokers To Denver City Council: Stay Off The Porch
November 26, 2013 | Forbes

Meet some of the “Warrior Women of Cannabis”
November 8, 2013 | Examiner

Boulder County commissioners adopt mini moratorium on recreational marijuana business applications
September 26, 2013 | Longmont Times Call

New federal policy seen as map for marijuana shops
September 5, 2013 | Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph

Medical pot looks to ‘color inside the lines’: Medical pot businesses look to DOJ memo allowing legal pot as roadmap to avoid prosecution
September 4, 2013 | Billings Gazette

Colorado Businesses Celebrate Federal Guidance on State Cannabis Laws
August 29, 2013 | Cannabis Business Info

Ahead Of Vote, Colorado Marijuana Taxes A Source Of Debate
August 26, 2013 | KUNC

Colorado: Rules Rolling Out for Legal Marijuana Businesses
August 21, 2013 |

Colorado’s marijuana industry: Legal, not cheap
August 20, 2013 | Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph

Too Stoned to Drive?
August 2013 |

Boulder likely to vote on 5% marijuana excise tax, but no separate pot sales tax: Council gives initial approval to marijuana tax measure for November ballot
July 16, 2013 | Boulder Daily Camera

Denver City Council gets greedy, discusses imposing new tax on medical marijuana
July 8, 2013 | Denver Direct

Rosier discusses county regulation of recreational pot: Many questions unanswered, commissioner tells Conifer residents
June 18, 2013 | High Timber Times

Longmont council votes 4-2 to ban marijuana businesses
June 11, 2013 | Longmont Times Call

Recreational Cannabis Reality
June 1, 2013 | Daily Doobie

SULLUM: Fallacy in Colorado’s DUID law
May 24, 2013 | OA Online (Texas)

Pot Smokers as Public Menaces? Colorado’s DUID Law Treats Pot Smokers as Public Menaces Even When They’re Not
May 15, 2013 | Patriot Post

Police Demand Legislators Make A Driving While Stoned Standard
May 6, 2013 | CBS Denver

Stoned Driving Measure Revived As Part of Colorado Pot Shop Bill
April 25, 2013 |

Colorado driving-while-stoned bill goes up in smoke once again
April 24, 2013 | Daily Caller

Debate Over Implementing Amendment 64 In Denver Far From Over
March 11, 2013 | CBS Denver

Too-stoned-to-drive bill moves forward in Colorado legislature
February 27, 2013 | Daily Caller

Driving stoned bill clears first Colorado hurdle
February 27, 2013 | Aspen Times

Driving stoned bill clears 1st Colo. Hurdle
February 26, 2013 | Denver Post

Driving under the influence of marijuana: Bill to set THC blood test passes unanimously in committee
February 26, 2013 | CBS Denver

Too stoned to drive bill passes first test in Colorado House committee
February 26, 2013 | Denver Post

Bill setting DUI pot levels passes house committee
February 26, 2013 | Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph

Marijuana Bills Move Forward With Bipartisan Support
February 8, 2013 | The Colorado Observer

Interesting Questions…..
February 2, 2013 |


Amendment 64: Marijuana task force meets for the first time, plots “aggressive timeline”
December 18, 2012 | Westword

If medical marijuana bill passes, what can Illinois expect? Many unknowns if pot measure were to become law
December 3, 2012 | Chicago Tribune

Medical marijuana patients are being left out of the debate
October 2, 2012 | Denver Post


FBI Raids Marijuana Clinic, Takes Patient Info
September 2009 | CBS 4 Denver
Originally appeared with video as FBI Raids Marijuana Clinic, Takes Patient Info, although the story no longer appears in the archives at
NOTE: This was the first media appearance of Teri Robnett / Rx MaryJane related to medical marijuana. She’s come a long way since then.

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