Colorado medical marijuana sales take a nosedive. Is the end nigh?

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Colorado medical marijuana sales take a nosedive. Is the end nigh?

Colorado medical marijuana providers are seeing declines in sales. Since the peak of summer 2011, more than 40,000 patients have fallen off the medical marijuana registry. And since recreational stores opened in 2014, the registry has fallen more than 20 percent.

Colorado medical marijuana sales take a nosedive. Is the end nigh?

Colorado medical marijuana providers are seeing declines in sales. Since the peak of summer 2011, more than 40,000 patients have fallen off the medical marijuana registry. And since recreational stores opened in 2014, the registry has fallen more than 20 percent.

Colorado medical marijuana sales take a nosedive. Is the end nigh?

Year-over-year change in sales of medical cannabis in Colorado. Data provided by Colorado Department of Revenue.