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Denver Post launches series examining effects of marijuana legalization in Colorado

Four years after Colorado voters passed Amendment 64 legalizing the sale of recreational marijuana, which began in earnest at the beginning of 2014, The Denver Post is taking a deeper look into the impact the drug has had on the state.

The Post’s first area of inquiry is the presence of marijuana in fatal crashes across the state. Only one database – the Fatality Analysis Reporting System maintained by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration – carried the basic information necessary to help identify which crashes were tied to marijuana.