Wednesday, June 26, 2019

California Dispensary Sues Police Over Raid

A California medical marijuana dispensary has sued local police following a raid during which officers allegedly harassed employees and ate cannabis candy. The officers' antics...
Marijuana Arrest Rate

Cops Are Arresting More People for MJ

With marijuana rapidly going legal and public attitudes toward the drug softening by the minute, common sense suggests police would arrest fewer people on...
Marijuana Leaves

Most Marijuana “Addicts” Are in Rehab Involuntarily

New government data shows that most people who go to rehab for marijuana "addiction" are being sent there against their will. More than 50 percent...

Jets DT Suspended Over Marijuana

Sheldon Richardson, defensive tackle for the New York Jets, has been suspended for four games over alleged marijuana use. The incident marks the latest...
Clayton Fire, California

Northern California Blaze Starts with Pot Plants

A large wildfire that burned dozens of homes in Northern California last year started with an illegal marijuana grow, authorities said recently. But two...

Man Calls 911 Because He’s “Too High”

Some people, it seems, just can't hold their marijuana. An Ohio man reportedly called 911 in early October to let them know he was "too...
Cannabis Arrest

$15 Million Pot Trafficking Ring Busted

Authorities in New York said they broke up a major marijuana-smuggling ring that shipped $15 million worth of the drug from California over the...
Marijuana court case

What Is a Marijuana Trial Like?

Thankfully, the marijuana criminal trial is becoming an increasingly rare beast. Possession of small amounts of the drug for personal use is now legal...
California marijuana raids

Cops Raid Illegal Colorado Grow Sites

Federal agents joined with state and local police to raid what they said were illegal marijuana grows in eastern Colorado in April. Law enforcement served...

Toronto Shuts Dozens of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Canada may legalize marijuana next year, but authorities aren't going light on dispensaries that sell the drug in the meantime. Longtime cannabis activists complained after...