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Colorado: Over a Quarter Billion Dollars in Legal Cannabis Sold in First 3 Months of 2016

There was over $270 million in legal cannabis sold in Colorado in the first three months of the year, according to the state’s Department of Revenue. At this rate, there will be roughly $1.1 billion sold throughout 2016, an $100 million increase from 2015, and a $400 million increase from 2014. In March, the most …

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Colorado: Nearly $900 Million in Legal Cannabis Sold in First 11 Months of 2015

Legal cannabis has become a huge market in Colorado, with nearly $900 million purchased between January and November of last year, according to the state’s Department of Revenue; final year-end sales data won’t be released until mid-February. In total, there was $894,865,100 worth of legal cannabis purchased in Colorado in the first 11 months of …

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Colorado: Over $100 Million in Legal Cannabis Sold in August, Over $13 Million in Taxes Garnered

For the first time, there was over $100 million in legal cannabis sold in just one month in Colorado, with $100.6 million sold in August. In August, there was $59.2 million in recreational cannabis sold, and $41.4 million in medical cannabis sold, according to numbers released by the Colorado Department of Revenue. These sales resulted …

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Colorado Garnered Over $60 Million in Taxes and Fees from Legal Cannabis in First Half of 2015

New data released by Colorado’s Department of Revenue shows that legal cannabis is being purchased in the state at double the rate it was last year. In total, the state has garnered $60.6 million in taxes and fees from legal cannabis between January and June of this year, double the roughly $29 million garnered during …

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Colorado: $50.1 Million in Legal Recreational Cannabis Sold in June, a New Record

There was $50.1 million in legal recreational cannabis sold in June in Colorado, an over $7.5 million increase from May, and a record for the state, according to the state’s Department of Revenue. In addition to $50.1 million in recreational cannabis sales, there was $35.2 million in medical cannabis sold, a high for the year. …

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Colorado: $75 Million in Legal Cannabis Sold in May

There was $75 million in legal cannabis sold in Colorado in May, resulting in millions of dollars worth of taxes for the state. In the month of May, $42.5 million in recreational cannabis was purchased, according to data released by the state’s Department of Revenue. There was an additional $32.4 million in medical cannabis sold …

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Colorado Recreational Cannabis Sales Reach Record High in January, $36.4 Million Sold

The newest figures released by Colorado’s Department of Revenue shows that January was Colorado’s biggest month yet in regards to the amount of recreational cannabis sold. In total, there was $36.4 million worth of recreational cannabis purchased in January, resulting in over $3.6 million in excise taxes, which is being used primarily to increase the …

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Colorado: $64 Million in Legal Cannabis Sold in September

There was $31.6 million in legal recreational cannabis sold in the State of Colorado in September, according to new numbers released by the state’s Department of Revenue. In the same month, medical cannabis sales reached $32.4 million. In total, the state brought in over $7 million in taxes from cannabis sales in September, bringing the …

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