Larimer County backs moratorium on medical marijuana licenses
December 7, 2009
Drew Brown, co-owner of the Abundant Healing wellness center in Fort Collins, said too much "negativity" has surrounded the medical marijuana issue.
Many businesses want to operate "the right way," he said.
Brown said legitimate businesses want to work with the county as it develops its land-use rules. Read the entire article...
Medical marijuana business booming in Fort Collins
BY KEVIN DUGGAN - KevinDuggan@coloradoan.com - December 14, 2009
At Abundant Healing, 351 Linden St., co-owner Drew Brown said clear rules are needed on the number of plants a dispensary may grow to serve its clients. Rules for wholesale growers also are needed, he said, as well as building codes for indoor growing locations.
The dispensary is still under construction and is expected to open in January. Brown and business partner Joey Simental plan to make their shop, which is located next door to a health club and gym, part of an integrated wellness center. Read the entire article...
Marijuana dispensaries operate as usual, keep eye on raid
BY NATE TAYLOR - NateTaylor@coloradoan.com - February 23, 2010
Despite comments from the Drug Enforcement Administration's chief Denver agent that all marijuana is illegal and that there's no such thing as medicinal marijuana, Fort Collins medical marijuana dispensary owners say they are forging ahead with business as usual.
"There's always a worry because there is a lot of gray areas, but we are following all the rules we can," said Drew Brown, co-owner of Abundant Healing in Fort Collins. Read the entire article...