Wednesday, July 15, 2020
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Cops Seize $500K in Pot in 2 Raids

Police seized nearly half a million dollars worth of marijuana during two raids in late March and early April. Federal border patrol agents stopped a...
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Pennsylvania Cannabis Possession Arrests In Decline

Arrests for marijuana possession in Pennsylvania declined sharply in 2019, according to preliminary data released from the state’s Police Uniform Crime Reporting...
Alabama blacks more likely to be arrested

Report: In Alabama, Blacks Are Four Times More Likely Than Whites To Be Arrested...

In Alabama, black people are four times more likely than whites to be arrested for marijuana. The home state of Jeff Sessions, the former...

YouTube Video Leads to Arrest

A Las Vegas man who chronicled his allegedly illegal pot grow on YouTube was arrested in late September and could face drug charges. Police said...
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Obama Commutes Drug Sentences

President Barack Obama has shortened the sentences of dozens of non-violent drug offenders, the latest step in a growing movement to reform the criminal...
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No Suit Allowed Over Kansas MJ Search

A Kansas couple whose home was searched by heavily armed police over discarded tea leaves will not be allowed to pursue a civil rights...

Massachusetts Couple Tried to Sell Pot on Facebook: Cops

A Massachusetts couple were arrested in late September after authorities said they ran a marijuana business via Facebook. Prosecutors allege that Mark Harrington and Holly...
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Here’s How Scalia’s Death Could Impact Marijuana Law

Love him or hate him, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was a titan of the legal world. He had more influence on the tenor...

Police Increasingly Using SWAT Teams in MJ Busts

A disturbing national trend has an increasing number of marijuana suspects literally looking down the barrel of a gun. Police departments across the country have...

QB Nick Marshall Charged with Possession

Another prominent college football player was busted for weed this month. Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall was cited in Reynolds, Ga., July 11 for misdemeanor possession...