Aurora couple first to go to prison in connection with large-scale Colorado black market marijuana ring

An Aurora couple was sentenced in federal court this week for their role in a large-scale black market marijuana grow operation, the first people to be sent to prison as part of a massive Denver-area drug take-down announced last year. Huanyu Yan, 54, and You Lan Xiang, 50, received 36…

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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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Elderly California Couple Arrested Again With Cannabis “Gifts” and Duffel Bag Full of Cash

Elderly California Couple Arrested Again With Cannabis “Gifts” and Duffel Bag Full of Cash The same elderly couple from California arrested last month for transporting 60 pounds of cannabis which they claimed to be given away as Christmas gifts were caught again in Nebraska. However, this time they were suspected…

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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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Elderly California Couple Arrested With 60 Pounds Of Cannabis While Driving To Vermont

Elderly California Couple Arrested With 60 Pounds Of Cannabis My grandparents are cooler than yours. That’s because they thought of giving off $ 300,000 worth of pot for Christmas, but unfortunately they got caught. On the 19th of December, my grandparents Patrick Jiron, 83, and Barbara Jiron, 70, were arrested…

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Generous grandparents: Elderly couple says 60 pounds of weed was for presents

Published: Dec 21, 2017, 8:46 am • Updated: Dec 21, 2017, 8:53 am By The Associated Press YORK, Neb. — An elderly couple who was arrested in Nebraska with 60 pounds of marijuana in their truck told officers that the drugs were meant to be Christmas presents. The York News-Times…

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Couple sues after cops arrest them for hibiscus plants mistaken for cannabis

Published: Nov 17, 2017, 8:31 am • Updated: Nov 17, 2017, 8:31 am By The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania couple is suing their local police department and Nationwide Insurance Co. after they were arrested when an insurance agent mistook their hibiscus plants for marijuana. The lawsuit filed Tuesday…

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Amazon primo shipment: Florida couple receives surprise 65 lbs weed with order

Published: Oct 24, 2017, 12:12 pm • Updated: Oct 24, 2017, 12:12 pm By 7News / Scripps Staff Amazon customers in Orlando, Florida, were surprised to find 65 pounds of marijuana inside of four storage totes they had ordered. The 27-gallon totes should have been empty, the couple who ordered…

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