10:47 PM EDT 11/26/2014
Originally posted 01/02/2014 11:00AM
On New Year's Day, Colorado became the first state in the union to legalize the sale and distribution of marijuana – no doctor's note required. If you're over the age of 21 you can drink alcohol and now, smoke pot, legally in the so-called Mile High City (Denver) and throughout the rest of the state.
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