"Of the nearly two dozen major-party candidates running for president, fewer than one-third are willing and able to admit they never used marijuana," he said. "And one of them is married to the fourth most influential marijuana consumer in America. Times have changed and so have public attitudes toward marijuana."
"Marijuana is a legal product for adults in Denver that is much safer than alcohol," Mr. Tvert said in a statement. "Adults should have the right to consume it socially with other adults in commercial establishments that choose to allow it. We also need to ensure that adults who visit Denver and purchase marijuana legally have a place where they can consume it legally."