Murder Mountain – An Expose on Murders and Disappearances in the Emerald Triangle

Murder Mountain: The Underbelly Of America’s Cannabis Industry An Expose On Murders And Disappearances In The Emerald Triangle Netflix takes a trip to Humboldt County for their latest true crime documentary, Murder Mountain. The show is an eye opener: it provides a terrifying look into the hidden world of the…

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Man in Henderson marijuana dispute murder gets life sentence

A man who shot and killed another man in Henderson over a marijuana dispute has been sentenced to life in prison. Christopher Toney, 39, was sentenced Friday in Adams County District Court for the 2017 shooting death of 34-year-old Christopher Stockwell, according to the district attorney’s office. The life sentence is…

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Edibles company implicated in Colorado murder lawsuit isn’t covered, insurer says

Published: May 9, 2017, 2:17 pm • Updated: May 9, 2017, 3:41 pm By Emma Gannon, Courthouse News DENVER — An insurer refuses to cover a Colorado-based marijuana candy company for selling the “Karma Kandy Orange Ginger” under whose influence a man supposedly became psychotic and murdered his wife. Hours…

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Suspect in armed robberies of Colorado hydroponics stores is charged with attempted murder

Published: Mar 16, 2017, 7:51 am • Updated: Mar 16, 2017, 7:51 am By Kieran Nicholson, The Denver Post A man suspected of robbing several hydroponic grow stores over the past five months has been charged with 35 criminal counts, including four counts of attempted first-degree murder. Howard Dean Pedersen,…

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Richard Kirk, Colorado man accused in slaying of his wife, pleads guilty to second-degree murder

Published: Feb 3, 2017, 10:11 am • Updated: Feb 3, 2017, 11:05 am By Jesse Paul, The Denver Post Richard Kirk on Friday pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the 2014 shooting death of his wife, Kristine, at their Observatory Park home. As part of the plea, entered in Denver…

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Colorado murder trial set for March 2017; marijuana intoxication could be key factor in insanity defense

Published: Sep 29, 2016, 10:54 am • Updated: Sep 29, 2016, 12:00 pm By Noelle Phillips, The Denver Post The trial for Richard Kirk, accused of shooting and killing his wife, Kristine, in April 2014 at their Observatory Park home, is set for March 6, 2017. Kirk’s trial on a first-degree murder…

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