4,000-plus marijuana plants, 4 arrests in raid on elaborate grow in Colorado national forest

Published: Oct 6, 2017, 11:24 am • Updated: Oct 6, 2017, 2:31 pm By Kirk Mitchell, The Denver Post Agents and deputies from several federal and county agencies arrested four immigrants who are living in the U.S. illegally, seized 4,213 marijuana plants and dismantled an elaborate grow operation constructed in…

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Exclusive: Snoop Dogg bankrolls marijuana crop in stoner comedy “Grow House”

Published: Sep 25, 2017, 4:20 pm • Updated: Sep 25, 2017, 4:22 pm By The Cannabist Network Back on 4/20, rapper, producer and ganjapreneur Snoop Dogg screened his new flick “Grow House” at several SoCal movie theaters. Now, the film written and directed by DJ Pooh (co-writer of “Friday“) and…

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Veteran sues police after SWAT team raided his legal Colorado marijuana grow

Published: Aug 17, 2017, 9:44 am • Updated: Aug 17, 2017, 11:50 am By Kirk Mitchell, The Denver Post A former special forces infantryman, who was awarded a Bronze Star and uses marijuana to treat PTSD after tours to Iraq and Bosnia, has sued the Fountain police SWAT team after…

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Another SoCal city wants to require permits for residents to grow cannabis at home

Published: Jul 20, 2017, 11:01 am • Updated: Jul 20, 2017, 11:01 am By Monica Rodriguez, The Cannifornian City leaders are taking steps leading to the regulation of recreational marijuana in Pomona, but before moving ahead they want to hear from residents. City Council members gave preliminary approval Monday to…

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Hiker finds illegal marijuana grow worth $7 million in San Isabel National Forest

Published: Jul 1, 2017, 12:19 am • Updated: Jul 3, 2017, 5:44 pm By Kieran Nicholson, The Denver Post Officials found two illegal marijuana grows, with more than 7,400 plants, on federal forest land near Rye, a town of about 200. Investigators were tipped off by a hiker who stumbled…

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