Denver Direct: BAD TIMING, MR. MAYOR

Friday, October 11, 2013


Opinion by Gerald Trumbule 

As reported in the Denver Post: “Your activities should not pervade others’ peace and ability to enjoy,” said Denver Mayor Michael Hancock. “Marijuana is one of those elements that can be quite pervasive and invasive. I shouldn’t have to smell your activities from your backyard.”

A mere 3 weeks before we get to vote on an (excessive) tax on our recently regulated marijuana, Hancock has outdone himself in his apparent hatred of marijuana. Here’s a clip from back when Hancock was on City Council (8/07):