Friday Newscast, 3/10/17, 7:04 AM

Mar 10, 2017

Newscast for Friday, March 10, 2017, 7:04 AM:

  • The Colorado Senate has passed a first-in-the-nation bill expressly permitting marijuana clubs. But Gov. John Hickenlooper is hinting that he'll veto the measure unless it bans indoor smoking. The bill passed 25-10 yesterday. It allows local jurisdictions to permit bring-your-own pot clubs, as long as those clubs don't serve alcohol or any food beyond light snacks.  The bill doesn't say whether those clubs could allow people to smoke pot indoors. The sponsor says it should be up to the clubs, but Hickenlooper says it should not be allowed.
  • A bill that would create a license plate honoring the Pueblo Chile is moving forward in the senate. 91.5 KRCC's Holly Pretsky reports...