Longmont police arrest man, two juveniles in marijuana robbery

Longmont police on Friday arrested an adult man and two juveniles, alleging they beat and robbed a man for his marijuana. Longmont police records indicate that Gabriel Christopher Vigil, 23, faces aggravated robbery, contributing to the delinquency of a minor, theft, kidnapping, first degree assault, criminal attempt to commit a…

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Why The Federal Government Should Clear All Marijuana Arrest Records

Why more Cities need to follow San Francisco and Seattle’s example With the tide swiftly changing in favor of cannabis legalization all over the world, there is something we can learn from the recent moves by the AG in San Francisco. Under the Californian Cannabis law, anyone with a cannabis-related…

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Soccer Mom Caught With Multimillion Dollar Cannabis Grow – No Charges Filed, No Arrest Made

Soccer Mom Caught With Multimillion Dollar Cannabis Grow – No Charges Filed, No Arrest Made A San Bernardino mother was taken into custody by authorities after cops discovered a massive unlicensed cannabis grow in her home with more than 24,000 plants. Stephanie Smith, 43, was the target of a raid…

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Fired bus driver blames delayed effect of cannabis cookie for DUI arrest

Published: Nov 29, 2017, 10:59 am • Updated: Nov 29, 2017, 10:59 am By Jason Auslander, Aspen Times A former RFTA driver who was taken off his bus last winter after supervisors suspected he was inebriated said Tuesday in court he did not consume alcohol before transporting bus passengers that…

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Couple sues after cops arrest them for hibiscus plants mistaken for cannabis

Published: Nov 17, 2017, 8:31 am • Updated: Nov 17, 2017, 8:31 am By The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania couple is suing their local police department and Nationwide Insurance Co. after they were arrested when an insurance agent mistook their hibiscus plants for marijuana. The lawsuit filed Tuesday…

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Random drug tests after DUI arrest ruled unconstitutional by Washington Supreme Court

Published: Oct 5, 2017, 6:40 pm • Updated: Oct 5, 2017, 6:40 pm By Nicholas K. Geranios, The Associated Press SPOKANE, Wash. — Requiring people who are arrested for driving under the influence to submit to random urinalysis tests as a condition of release is unconstitutional, the Washington Supreme Court…

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California authorities arrest 18, including Rastafarian church leader, in marijuana raids at numerous sites

Published: Oct 4, 2017, 3:36 pm • Updated: Oct 4, 2017, 4:41 pm By The Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Northern California authorities have arrested 18 people and raided a dozen sites connected to marijuana operations. The Yuba County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday that one of the suspects is the…

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NBA’s Zach Randolph avoids felony charge, gets community service after possession arrest

Published: Sep 14, 2017, 9:48 am • Updated: Sep 14, 2017, 10:01 am By Michael Balsamo, The Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph was sentenced to community service on Wednesday after being charged with marijuana possession and resisting arrest following an incident last month at a…

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Florida police arrest parents after teacher reports kid’s backpack smells of weed

Published: Aug 23, 2017, 8:03 am • Updated: Aug 23, 2017, 8:03 am By The Associated Press HIALEAH, Fla. — A student’s backpack that smelled like marijuana led police in Florida to his house, where they found a small grow house run by his parents. Now, 41-year-old Rolando Naranjo and…

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