Can I possess marijuana? And how much?Since Amendment 64 went into effect in late 2012, adults 21 and older have been allowed to possess up to 1 ounce of retail marijuana.How much marijuana can I purchase at one time?Colorado residents 21 and older can purchase and possess up to 1 ounce of retail marijuana at a time.Non-residents can purchase up to ¼ ounce at a time.Can I consume marijuana in a licensed retail store?No, it is illegal to consume marijuana in or around a licensed store.Canada Goose noir homme It is also illegal to smoke at indoor-but-public locations such as bars, restaurants and common areas in buildings.Are marijuana “social clubs” or “coffee shops” permitted?
No. These businesses are not permitted.What are the consequences if I violate marijuana laws?Penalties range from a fine to a possible jail or prison sentence. Colorado State Statutes and Denver Revised Municipal Code spell out the specific penalties for various violations.Schools, universities and employers are allowed to put in place their own disciplinary actions for marijuana-related infractions.Are the rules different for possession and consumption of edible marijuana than for marijuana that can be smoked?No.Canada Goose noir homme Possession laws are the same for all retail marijuana types, and public consumption is always illegal, regardless of form.
Can I have marijuana in my car?Yes.Canada Goose noir homme Marijuana may be carried in cars but it may not be in an open container and cannot cross state boundaries. It is illegal to use or consume marijuana in a motor vehicle and it is illegal to drive under the influence of marijuana.Is there a DUI-like equivalent for driving under the influence of marijuana?Yes. It is illegal to drive under the influence of marijuana and it can result in a DUI, just like alcohol. Anyone with 5 nanograms or more of delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol (known as THC) per milliliter in whole blood (CRS 42-4-1301) while driving can be arrested for DUI. The consequences of DUI is dependent on the driver but they can include fines, jail time and a revoked license.