At Least 60 People Were Cited At 4/20 Celebrations In Denver

Pot may be legal in Denver, but you still can’t smoke it in public.

As people in Denver toked up in anticipation of 4/20, police sent out reminders that smoking in public or selling it outside of retail pot shops is still illegal.

As people in Denver toked up in anticipation of 4/20, police sent out reminders that smoking in public or selling it outside of retail pot shops is still illegal.

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On Saturday, about 60 people were cited for violating Colorado’s marijuana law, the Denver Police Department said.

On Saturday, about 60 people were cited for violating Colorado's marijuana law, the Denver Police Department said.

Celebrations took place around the area over the weekend as April 20 approached. It was the second unofficial pot holiday since Colorado approved recreation use of marijuana.

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