File image of the Fourth Corner Credit Union building in Denver. AP Photo/David Zalubowski

Feds Block Push by Colorado to Create Pot Bank

Kristen Wyatt ~ Associated Press
 
DENVER (AP) -- Colorado's attempt to create a bank to service its marijuana industry has received a setback from the Federal Reserve.
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The guardian of the U.S. banking system said in a court filing Wednesday that it doesn't intend to accept a penny connected to the sale of pot because the drug remains illegal under federal law.
 
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