A man who robbed a black market marijuana dealer was sentenced to 6 years in prison. The dealer has not been charged.

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A 22-year-old man who robbed a southwestern Oregon marijuana dealer has been sentenced to more than six years in prison. The Mail Tribune reports that Erick Molinero, of Fort Worth, Texas, received the sentence Friday after pleading no contest to second-degree robbery, first-degree burglary and other charges. Related…

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A dealer named 22 Jump Street swapped in broccoli for weed. Gunfire ensued

Published: Jul 26, 2017, 8:05 am • Updated: Jul 26, 2017, 8:15 am By Kieran Nicholson, The Denver Post An Aurora man involved in gunfire at a local mall over a bogus marijuana deal, which involved broccoli instead of weed, has been sentenced to prison. Sababu Colbert-Evans, 26, of Aurora…

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Inside story on Uruguay, where the government is your weed dealer

Published: Jul 10, 2017, 11:03 am • Updated: Jul 10, 2017, 11:03 am By Nick Miroff, The Washington Post MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay – In coming weeks, cannabis-seeking citizens in this small South American nation will be able to walk into a pharmacy and buy government-approved marijuana for the state-mandated price of…

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‘A drug dealer in a suit is still a drug dealer’: Experts in nearby states warn against California legalization

Published: Oct 21, 2016, 9:03 am • Updated: Oct 21, 2016, 9:09 am By David Whiting, Orange County Register Ben Cort clinches a lectern at the Anaheim Convention Center as if he’s clinging to a life preserver, and there’s reason for that. An addiction expert from Colorado, where marijuana is…

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