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Colorado Revised Statutes Title 13. Courts and Court Procedure § 13-21-802. Legislative declaration

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(1)?The general assembly hereby declares that the purpose of this part 8 is:

(a)?To provide a civil remedy for damages to persons in this state injured as a result of the use of an illegal drug;

(b)?To shift, to the extent possible, the cost of damage caused by the market for illegal drugs in the state to those who illegally profit from that market; ?and

(c)?To deter those who have not yet entered into the distribution market for illegal drugs by establishing the prospect of substantial monetary loss.

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