Jessica Durando, USA TODAY Network, June 4, 2014

Maureen Dowd, a columnist for the New York Times, told a terrifying story of eating a marijuana-infused candy bar. She was in Denver, Colorado reporting on legalized marijuana.

Read more: Maureen Dowd on pot candy bar: ‘I became convinced that I had died’

Jamie Chambers, Fox5KSWB, San Diego, CA, April 25, 2014

On April 19, 2014, Frances McQueen, found her daughter stumbling and unresponsive; she rushed the toddler to Balboa Naval Hospital in San Diego, CA. The toddler was moved to the pediatric intensive care unit where doctors were preparing to do a spinal tap when the results of a toxicology report came back showing THC in her system. THC is the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana.

Read more: Toddler rushed to hospital after eating pot candy – Kid Hospitalized After Pot Candy

Joe Bartels, www.8newsnow.com KLAS-TV, Las Vegas, NV, April 16, 2014 Updated: April 17, 2014

Eighteen-year-old, Jesse Hill, was killed while walking with his girlfriend by a driver, Christian Diaz, who had 7 times the legal amount of marijuana in his blood.

Read more: Metro: Marijuana impairment rising among drivers

ABC & News Denver, April 18, 2014

Kristine Kirk told a 911 operator that her husband, Richard Kirk, had “taken some marijuana” and was “hallucinating” and frightening their three children. Minutes later Richard shot and killed his wife. Richard was charged with first-degree murder.

Read more: Denver man accused of killing wife after eating marijuana candy formally charged with murder

Denver CBS 4, April 16, 2014

Levi Pongi, a college student, jumped to his death from a hotel balcony after eating one whole marijuana cookie that was intended to serve six people. It produced a type of psychosis.

Read more: College Student Ate 6 Times Recommended Amount Of Pot Cookie Before Jumping To Death