Marijuana, dating apps, driver’s licenses: New Colorado laws go into effect Jan. 1 – Vail Daily

Jessica George tries to find help along the main street of Simla, Colorado, after her ATV broke down on Friday, Dec. 6, 2019. The state suspended George’s driver’s license over unpaid court debts, as it has done for thousands of other Coloradans.
Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post

Among the roughly 500 bills Gov. Jared Polis signed into law in 2021, 14 go into effect on New Year’s Day.

They concern a wide range of people and topics, from marijuana purchasing to driving rights for the poor to legal recourse for victims of child sex abuse.

Here’s a look at some of the most impactful new Colorado laws as of Jan. 1, 2022:

Driver’s license suspensions

In July, Colorado became the 16th state to ban driver’s license suspensions for people who have outstanding court debt. The law, HB21-1314, is in part a result of Denver Post reporting and it means that tens of thousands of Coloradans can win back their driving privileges. These are people whose driving rights were taken away not for dangerous traffic offenses, but because they owed a court money for something unrelated to driving.

Read more via The Denver Post.


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Trope Tuesday: Fake Dating – The Young Folks

We have talked about the enemies-to-lovers, friends-to-lovers, and forbidden love tropes. This week, we will be discussing another one of our favorite young adult tropes: fake dating. 

Motivation behind the “fake date”

Funnily enough, characters in our favorite books rarely decide to participate in a fake relationship simply to experience a relationship with their paramour, despite the fact that it is a fake experience (until it’s not).


Characters almost always decide to fake-date each other for public image purposes. Whether it is characters getting fake-married for the sake of getting government aid for …….


Who is Tom Felton dating?… – The US Sun

HARRY Potter fans have always speculated about the Draco Malfoy actor Tom Felton’s love life.

The actor hit the headlines for after he collapsed on a golf course.


Tom signed up to celebrity dating app RayaCredit: Alamy

Who is Tom Felton dating?

It is thought that Tom Felton is currently single.

Back in February 2020, it was reported that the the actor had signed up to celebrity dating app Raya in a bid to find love.

A source said at the time: “Tom’s a great-looking guy with a good personality. But he’s struggled to find someone to connect with.

“Being an actor can be a hard life with travelling and being away for extended per…….