New open container bill in CO aims to protect cannabis users


Ever since Colorado’s medical marijuana boom, law enforcers have been worried about people driving stoned

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— and these concerns likely helped motivate strict open-container laws related to marijuana.
But now, following the launch of recreational pot sales, one of Colorado’s most powerful legislators has introduced a bill that would make it more difficult to prove an open-container violation — and a marijuana attorney sees the move as a positive one.
Michael Roberts at Westword has the rest of the story.