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Strong smell of marijuana
reported inside Colorado
Capitol Wednesday morning

ABC 7 News [Denver], by Anica Padilla

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Posted By:PageTurner, 2/13/2013 6:30:36 PM

DENVER - A strong smell of marijuana was reported inside the Colorado Capitol Wednesday morning, 7NEWS Reporter Russell Haythorn confirmed. The entire Senate chamber smelled like marijuana, said Doug Schepman, Communications Director for the Senate Democrats. Senate President John Morse cracked up fellow lawmakers during the session by asking: "Do you smell marijuana in here, or is it just me?"

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Puff! Puff! Lotta good laws are gonna come out of this one! /s

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: disasterman, 2/13/2013 6:39:44 PM     (No. 9174844)

I wonder how stoned the Roman Senate was towards the end?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Keekng, 2/13/2013 6:57:32 PM     (No. 9174860)

Our once great country is screwed.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Question_Assumptions, 2/13/2013 7:04:48 PM     (No. 9174870)

I´ve seen marijuana and probably have smelled it at some point, but to be honest, I couldn´t be sure because I´ve never used it or been close enough to it being used.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: vrb8m, 2/13/2013 7:05:19 PM     (No. 9174871)

I didn´t know the Choomster in Chief was in Colorado.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 2/13/2013 7:37:44 PM     (No. 9174933)

It is a cloying smell that you never forget #3. What about all those people in the legislature who don´t want to smell or smoke weed? Is it going to be legal to smoke it in the State Capitol bldg during business hours? How about restaurants? It seems that somebody needs to come up with a way to fix it so people that don´t want to, don´t have to smell it around them.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: jetsman, 2/13/2013 8:01:52 PM     (No. 9174964)

I remember back in the mid 1970´s a buddy
of mine and myself were sitting in a movie
house smoking pot while watching a movie with
the Who in it so this just does not faze me!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Freeloader, 2/13/2013 8:16:35 PM     (No. 9174977)

Can´t wait for the "strong smell of marijuana" emanating from the cabin of the next commercial flight I´m on out of Denver International at 28,000 feet!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: JHHolliday, 2/13/2013 8:42:42 PM     (No. 9175016)

Ad a lot of these weed enthusiasts are the same ones who go balistic over people smoking tobacco anywhere near them.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: anonymous, 2/13/2013 9:18:17 PM     (No. 9175072)

This explains at least half of the legislation coming out of Denver.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 2/13/2013 9:25:09 PM     (No. 9175084)

Why do you think they call it ´dope´ ?


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Reply 11 - Posted by: jkcinsalem, 2/14/2013 12:37:38 AM     (No. 9175287)

One of it´s nicknames is "dope", because it causes the releases the chemical dopamine in the brain. It has nothing to do with being a dope, I.e. stupid.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/14/2013 1:10:27 AM     (No. 9175307)

If you can´t smoke in a public building, why would pot be allowed ? Is it the elected officials ?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/14/2013 3:24:56 AM     (No. 9175377)

Mary Jane inside the capitol building? No wonder CO is so screwed up.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 2/14/2013 3:59:17 AM     (No. 9175388)

Staffers, especially Democrat staffers, are some of the fowlest reptiles on earth. They are the people who write our laws.

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