Bob Troyer, the outgoing U.S. Attorney for the District of Colorado, told Denver Business Journal last week that he hopes that business leaders become more engaged on the potential consequences of marijuana legalization in Colorado.

“It’s very important for business leaders in Colorado to start getting educated about commercialized marijuana in this state because their leadership on business health and safety topics is as important to the state as the political leadership and I think it’s important for these caregivers of the state economy to be engaged on this issue,” Troyer said.

Troyer has served as the U.S. Attorney for the District of Colorado since November of 2017.

On Oct. 11, the U.S. Senate confirmed Jason Dunn, a shareholder at Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP, as the next U.S. Attorney for the District of Colorado. The date of his swearing in has not been released yet.

In late September, Troyer revealed a shift in his office’s marijuana enforcement goals in Colorado.

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