Crime

Alleged Fake Medical Marijuana Operation Shut Down in Michigan

Alleged Fake Medical Marijuana Operation Shut Down in Michigan

Thirty-seven people have been arrested in connection to an alleged fake medical marijuana operation in Michigan.  According to federal court documents, the defendants in the case used Michigan’s medical...
Marijuana Legalization Doesn’t Increase Crime, According to Researchers

Marijuana Legalization Doesn’t Increase Crime, According to Researchers

One argument that opponents of marijuana legalization frequently make is that marijuana legalization will increase crime in their neighborhoods.  A new study, however, refutes that notion.  New data shows...
Boat With Over 2,000 Pounds of Marijuana Found on SoCal Beach

Boat With Over 2,000 Pounds of Marijuana Found on SoCal Beach

A panga boat carrying over 2,000 pounds of marijuana washed up on the shore of a Southern California beach on Monday morning.  The 30-foot fishing boat was found near...
Woman Calls 911 to Report Her Dealer Gave Her Bad Weed

Woman Calls 911 to Report Her Dealer Gave Her Bad Weed

A woman in Lufkin Texas was arrested after she called police to complain about the quality of marijuana she received from her dealer. Evelyn Hamilton, 37, called 911 and...
Study Finds Medical Marijuana Legalization Does Not Lead to Increase in Crime

Study Finds Medical Marijuana Legalization Does Not Lead to Increase in Crime

A study released by researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas suggests that legalizing medical marijuana does not lead to an increase in crime.  The study shows the...
The Three Wisemen Brought Frankincense, Myrrh, and… Marijuana?

The Three Wisemen Brought Frankincense, Myrrh, and… Marijuana?

19-year-old Alain Cassagnol was trying to spread some Christmas cheer, but all he got in return was handcuffs and a jail cell. Early Monday, Cassagnol was caught by police...
Man Arrested With Weed Wrapped Like Christmas Presents

Man Arrested With Weed Wrapped Like Christmas Presents

Last week, Randy Jesus Valdivia of Surfside, Fla., was pulled over by Pennsylvania police officers after demonstrating “criminal activity indicators”.  Valdivia gave police permission to search his vehicle.  Inside,...
Montana Medical Marijuana Advocate Asks Court to End Probation

Montana Medical Marijuana Advocate Asks Court to End Probation

Tom Daubert is a lobbyist who helped to draft Montana’s 2004 medical marijuana law.  Daubert was also arrested as a part of federal crackdowns on Montana’s medical marijuana dispensaries. ...
Woman Arrested for Delivery of 18 Pounds of Marijuana to Home

Woman Arrested for Delivery of 18 Pounds of Marijuana to Home

25-year-old Latoya Drew of Franklin Township, Nj, was charged last week after taking delivery of an 18 pound package of marijuana at her home.  She was charged with intent...
Marijuana Discovered at AZ Wildlife Refuge

Marijuana Discovered at AZ Wildlife Refuge

This week, US Border Patrol agents in Arizona announced that they discovered over 400 pounds of marijuana in backpacks at the Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge. Officials say marijuana...