420 ’08 Denver as recent history
It was a day for family and friends.
Children played in the afternoon sun.
The term 420 has come to be associated with the movement for re-legalization of marijuana and with marijuana itself. Some say it’s derived from a tradition established when a group of students would gather to light up at 4:20 PM.
This man is saying that a DA mis-represented the consequences of a change in the law. Who’d have guessed? Legal advice was also proffered for anyone stopped and searched by law enforcement officers. Voter registration and voting was encouraged and petitions were circulated.
Several information tables were set up.
The folks at the Cannabis Therapeutics booth insisted that I take a full picture of their stand.
People brought their four-legged friends…
This man is led away peacefully by a group of officers while the police videographer records the event.