10/03/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Colorado Medical Marijuana Dispensary Applications Yield Over $7 Million In Fees

Every Colorado dispensary and associated business had to apply for a state license by August 1 -- which means we finally have a total number of Colorado pot shops willing navigate the state's new rules and fees. The tally: 717 dispensaries, 271 marijuana-infused product manufacturers and 1,071 grow facilities -- in total earning the state $7.34 million in fees.

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