Cops Raid Room of Stage 4 Cancer Patient after Someone Called 911 for Smelling Cannabis

Cops Raid Room of Stage 4 Cancer Patient after Someone Called 911 You know there’s something seriously wrong with the law when you have cops raiding the room of a cancer patient for cannabis. That’s exactly what happened to Nolan Sousley, a patient with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in Missouri,…

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Federal drug agents raid multiple homes in Aurora in search of illegal marijuana grows

Federal and local agents fanned out across an affluent Aurora neighborhood near Cherokee Trail High School on Wednesday morning executing search warrants on suspected illegal marijuana grow houses, authorities say. Federal agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration hit numerous homes built in the posh neighborhood with large, new houses with…

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FBI, DEA orchestrate massive raid of suspected illegal marijuana grow operations across Denver metro area

Drug Enforcement Administration and FBI agents joined state and local agencies in a massive, coordinated raid of more than a dozen suspected illegal marijuana growing operations across the Denver metro area Thursday morning, federal officials say. Drug investigators began serving judicial warrants to suspected drug trafficking locations following a lengthy…

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Michigan sheriffs using excess from medical marijuana fees to buy raid gear

Published: Jan 8, 2018, 11:05 am • Updated: Jan 8, 2018, 11:05 am By The Associated Press LANSING, Mich. — Law enforcement agencies across Michigan are using excess state revenue from medical marijuana patient and caregiver fees to boost enforcement efforts as the state prepares to license dispensaries and pot…

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Sweet Leaf employee Christmas bonuses disappear from bank accounts after police raid

Published: Dec 28, 2017, 8:14 am • Updated: Dec 28, 2017, 8:48 am By The Cannabist Network DENVER — It’s a growing industry in a booming Colorado economy, but out of work employees at Sweet Leaf marijuana centers say they’re having a tough time finding other jobs because of a…

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Police raid eight Sweet Leaf Marijuana Center locations in Denver and Aurora

Published: Dec 14, 2017, 12:25 pm • Updated: Dec 14, 2017, 6:25 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Denver police on Thursday raided eight Sweet Leaf Marijuana Center locations in Denver and Aurora and arrested 12 people as part of a yearlong investigation into illegal marijuana sales. The criminal…

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Cops sentenced to community service for petty theft and vandalism during pot shop raid

Published: Nov 2, 2017, 1:54 pm • Updated: Nov 2, 2017, 1:54 pm By Kelly Puente, Orange County Register SANTA ANA – Three Santa Ana police officers pleaded no contest to misdemeanor charges and were sentenced to community service in connection with a pot shop raid caught on surveillance video…

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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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