enforcement warns people that just because marijuana is legal to sell in
Colorado now, it is still illegal in the Peach State.
the New Year, Colorado is the first state to allow recreational marijuana
sales. They are seeing longs lines of
customers at new stores. Colorado residents age 21 and over can purchase up to
one ounce of marijuana. Out of staters
can buy a quarter ounce.
Dougherty Drug Unit agents warn that legal in Colorado does not make it legal
you bought it in a state that it is legal or where it is medicinal, it's still
not legal here. And so if you go to Colorado, you buy it, you come back to
Georgia, Albany, and we catch you, you're under arrest," said A.D.D.U.
Commander Major Bill Berry.
said that time will tell if the legalization will satisfy customers with it's price
and availability. In Colorado the price
is $50 for an eighth of an ounce.