Colorado Starts a 'Cannabis Conversation' On Driving While High
The primary driver of change in Cannabis regulations in Colorado was Alcohol use in the at risk demographic, binging related harms amongst University students and risk taking Young Drivers.
Consider the following (as it also approximates, is close too NZ's population)
The Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) says that there were 36,135 arrests for DUI in Colorado (population: 4,301,261) in Y2K (2000 baseline)
36,135 arrests for population: 4,301,261 in 2000
29,022 arrests for population: 4,935,213 in 2008.
23,323 arrests for population: 5,189,458 in 2012.
21,745 arrests for population: 5,540,545 in 2016.
Now there is a trend well worth noting....