12/08/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Colorado Springs Medical Marijuana Tax Revenue Helping Keep City Afloat

While El Paso County deals with a lawsuit over a ballot measure to ban medical marijuana businesses, the city of Colorado Springs is laughing all the way to the bank.

The August sales of medical marijuana and marijuana-infused products generated $56,991 in sales tax revenue for the city, a record high and a nearly 12 percent increase from July

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