Twelve medical marijuana-related deaths cited by Denver District Attorney


Last week, Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey told city council members that there were “twelve homicides related directly to medical marijuana.” He subsequently said the figures were “loose” and didn’t all occur in MMJ facilities. But when contacted by Westword, Morrissey’s office did indeed come up with a roster of twelve deaths in ten separate incidents that prosecutors believe were related to pot.
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