Denver Campaign to Allow Cannabis Use at Bars and Clubs Withdraws Initiative Despite Submitting Enough Signatures to Make November Ballot

campaignIn a surprising and peculiar move, the Denver Campaign for Limited Social Cannabis Use has withdrawn their initiative to allow cannabis to be consumed at bars, clubs and any other adult-only venue. This is despite the fact that the group submitted over 10,000 signatures last month, more than double the 4,726 required to put the initiative to a vote this November.

“We’re not approaching the withdrawal of this initiative lightly,” says Mason Tvert, who’s been running the campaign alongside attorney Brian Vicente. “We were persuaded, however, by members of the political and business communities, who requested participation in this process.”

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