Colorado has legal recreational use laws for marijuana in all forms. However, the free use of cannabis in Colorado is heavily regulated by a long list of laws. Violating these laws can have an accidental profound effect on your life and criminal background. At the Law Offices of Murphy & Price, we have been defending the residents of Colorado, Colorado tourists, and Soldiers stationed in Colorado from felony drug charges. 

Tune into our marijuana charges blog to learn everything you need to know about Colorado drug laws, recreational use, and your rights. If you have found yourself facing criminal marijuana charges, don’t face them alone. Contact the passionate legal team at Murphy & Price, LLP

  1. Children, Cannabis, and Colorado’s Laws

    Colorado is a recreational use state, allowing adults over the age of 21 to make their own choices regarding consumption of cannabis for recreational use. Of course, as with any overarching headline, it comes with subtext. In many of our recent previous posts, we have covered, in great detail, Colorado’s recreational use laws, how they apply to you, and how you may find yourself facing drug char…Read More

  2. Pot is Legal in Colorado – Why Was I Arrested? Part 2

    A while back, we posted an article about the recreational use laws in Colorado and why you may still be arrested if you partake. We got a lot of response and follow-up from concerned citizens who thought they were behaving well within their rights and found themselves facing criminal drug charges in both the state and federal docket. Today, we want to add to that post and offer more insight into t…Read More

  3. Colorado Recreational Use Laws Frequently Asked Questions for Service Members

    Colorado’s recreational marijuana use laws have made our beautiful state an even more desirable place to visit. The first place in the nation to make recreational marijuana sales and consumption completely legal, not knowing all the facts can get connoisseurs in some real legal trouble. Yes, any person over the age of 21 can legally purchase marijuana in any form for any purpose, and consume it.…Read More

  4. Colorado Recreational Use Laws Frequently Asked Questions for Tourists

    Colorado recreational use laws made Colorado the first place in the United States to allow the sale and use of marijuana to any person over the age of 21 for any purpose. For this reason, marijuana connoisseurs have flocked to Colorado to legally partake in the herb in all its glory. However, not having a firm understanding of the laws can extend that vacation to include jail time or result in fac…Read More

  5. Pot is Legal in Colorado – Why Was I Arrested?

    With the passing of Amendment 64, adults who are over the age of 21 are legally able to possess one ounce (28 grams) of marijuana or THC. However, this is not a blanket “pot is legal” law. Yes, whether you are a citizen or visitor to Colorado, you are legally able to enjoy concentrates, edibles, topicals, and other marijuana products. But, before you get excited and make a stop at your nearest…Read More