Friday, January 7, 2011
Marchman Act Blog: Boulder accidentally discloses secret marijuana grow sites
State law prohibits local governments from disclosing the location of so-called cultivation centers, and state lawmakers have exempted records that contain identifying information about the sites from the Colorado Open Records Act out of fear that would-be thieves might target large growing operations.
But Boulder officials say an oversight led them to publish the map on the city's Web site on Dec. 29 as part of an agenda briefing sent to the Boulder City Council. The map shows the locations of the 60 cultivation centers, 45 dispensaries and 12 product manufacturing sites that have applied for a medical marijuana business license from the city.
Read the rest of this report at DailyCamera.com.