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Legal marijuana has not raised danger on the roads so far

Colorado's recent legalization of recreational marijuana has fueled fears about public safety on roadways, with critics pointing to the drug's negative effect on cognitive ability and reaction time. But according to numbers compiled by the Washington Post, traffic fatalities are near historic lows in the state since decriminalization was put into place.

Drive high, get a DUI

The Colorado Department of Transportation released three new public service announcements today encouraging newly legal recreational marijuana users to attempt to do anything they want, just not driving. The PSAs are part of a new push to keep stoned drivers off the road.

New intense efforts to catch stoned drivers starts today

Drive high, get a DUI. That warning comes from the Colorado State Patrol, which starts its new campaign today to prevent stoned drivers from hitting the road.