June 1, 2023

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Residents Get High on the Cops’ Supply as CDOT Hosts Roadside Sobriety Demo Before 4/20

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“Volunteers” got the chance to scarf down marijuana edibles in front of Colorado State Patrol officers this week, with the free THC treats from law enforcement part of a 4/20-related awareness program on impaired driving.

The April 19 event was as a lead-up to the Mile High City’s April 20 festivities, with Colorado Department of Transportation officials using it as an opportunity to inform residents and visitors about the dangers of driving stoned.

“We’ve been educating people about the dangers of alcohol and driving for decades,” says Sam Cole, a CDOT spokesperson for road safety. “We’ve had enormous success when it comes to that, and we don’t want it to take twenty or thirty years to get the message through to people that impaired driving is dangerous and costs lives on our…

Bennito L. Kelty

2023-04-21 15:13:55

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