Six alleged illegal retail pot shops busted in Colorado Springs; $1.375M seized, police say

Business was booming at several Colorado Springs marijuana shops, despite local ordinances that prohibit the retail sale of marijuana and pot products. Following a lengthy investigation, multiple executed search warrants, an arrest and additional arrest warrants issued, police on Tuesday said cash seized from the alleged illegal businesses came out…

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Suspected illegal pot grow busted in eastern Pueblo County, detectives acted on tip

Fifty-two marijuana plants worth an estimated $ 156,000 were seized Wednesday in a suspected illegal grow operation in eastern Pueblo County. Narcotics detectives with the sheriff’s office, acting on a tip, went to a home in the 1900 block of 58th Lane and discovered marijuana growing in an occupied home…

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Elderly couple busted in Nebraska for marijuana Christmas presents trial scheduled

Published: Feb 13, 2018, 10:58 am • Updated: Feb 13, 2018, 10:58 am By The Associated Press YORK, Neb. (AP) — A trial on drug charges has been scheduled for a California couple who have said the marijuana they are accused of hauling through Nebraska was intended for Christmas gifts.…

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California couple busted in Nebraska last month with weed “gifts” arrested again on way home

Published: Jan 10, 2018, 11:06 am • Updated: Jan 10, 2018, 11:06 am By The Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. — A California couple arrested in Nebraska last month for carrying 60 pounds of marijuana they described as family Christmas gifts have again been arrested in Nebraska, this time on suspicion…

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Anti-Cannabis Consultant Busted With Personal Medical Marijuana Card

A Tale of Hypocrisy: High Profile Anti-Cannabis GOP Consultant Sues Former Adversary For Disclosing His MMJ Card Matthew Martin, a Republican consultant whose law firm represents several anti-cannabis clients, filed a lawsuit against former political opponents for disclosing details of his MMJ card, according to a report by Bakersfield.com. Martin…

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Judge throws out case against corrections officers busted for cannabutter

Published: Nov 22, 2017, 12:42 pm • Updated: Nov 22, 2017, 12:42 pm By The Associated Press GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A Michigan judge has thrown out a case against two former corrections officers who lost their jobs after being arrested and charged with possession of marijuana-infused butter. Michael Frederick…

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