CU students organize marijuana forum | SummitDaily.com
YOUR AD HERE »

CU students organize marijuana forum

BOULDER ” University of Colorado students are hosting a forum on marijuana a day before hundreds are expected to light up during an annual “420” nationwide event.

The forum includes officials from the Food and Drug Administration, local law enforcement, and advocates for the legalization of the drug. The forum organized by the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws began Saturday and concludes Sunday.

Hundreds of students are expected to gather at 4:20 p.m. Monday on campus to smoke marijuana. CU Chancellor Phil DiStefano urged students in an e-mail last week not to participate in the event.



The “420” event gets its name from the California statute number that bans marijuana possession.

“””



Information from: The Denver Post, http://www.denverpost.com


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

As a Summit Daily News reader, you make our work possible.

Now more than ever, your financial support is critical to help us keep our communities informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having on our residents and businesses. Every contribution, no matter the size, will make a difference.

Your donation will be used exclusively to support quality, local journalism.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User