Former President Jimmy Carter Says His Son Smoked Weed With Willie Nelson

Call it a “stoner’s summit.” That’s essentially what went down when country music icon Willie Nelson paid a visit to the White House back in 1978, an event that has now been minted with presidential confirmation. Jimmy Carter, the 39th president who occupied the White House at the time, recalled…

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Former Governor Urges ‘No’ Vote On Mississippi Medical Marijuana Initiative

A Mississippi voter initiative that would legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes is receiving the wrath of Phil Bryant, the state’s former Republican governor who left the statehouse in January after being forced out by term limits. In a self-published op-ed replete with passages in all-caps and paragraphs that rarely exceed…

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CBD Company Boldt Runners Corp. Brings Former Tobacco Executive To Their Team

If you want to position your company as a safer alternative to tobacco, maybe you need someone who knows a thing or two about tobacco. That seems to be the logic employed by CBD manufacturer Boldt Runners Corp., which this week announced a series of personnel changes. Chief among them:…

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Former spice addict shares his story: “I don’t want anyone else to die from this.”

PEORIA, Ill. — On the evening of March 27 four friends hung out at a Pekin home talking and smoking Spice. By mid-morning the next day, all four were in UnityPoint Health-Methodist suffering from massive bleeding. Later that day the Peoria City/County Health Department and UnityPoint Health officials held an…

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Former Denver high school teacher accused of smoking marijuana with students

Rachel L. Farley was the consummate “cool” teacher at East High School. In August, she allegedly invited students over to her house where they smoked weed together. Rachel Leigh Farley (Photo provided by Denver Police Department) Denver police didn’t think her plan was so cool. Early Tuesday morning, officers arrested…

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Former NBA player Glen “Big Baby” Davis arrested on marijuana charges

Published: Mar 17, 2018, 11:49 am • Updated: Mar 17, 2018, 11:51 am By The Associated Press ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — Police say former NBA player Glen “Big Baby” Davis was arrested in a Maryland hotel last month on drug possession and distribution charges. WMAR-TV in Baltimore reports that Davis was arrested…

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Former Mississippi cop sentenced to 5 years on marijuana charge

Published: Mar 13, 2018, 5:38 pm • Updated: Mar 13, 2018, 5:38 pm By The Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. — A former Mississippi police officer has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for trying to obtain and distribute 110 pounds (50 kilograms) or more of marijuana. U.S. District…

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Former Seattle cop pleads guilty to cross-country weed smuggling operation

Published: Nov 27, 2017, 2:43 pm • Updated: Nov 27, 2017, 5:54 pm By The Associated Press SEATTLE — A former Seattle police officer has pleaded guilty for his role in smuggling hundreds of pounds of marijuana to Baltimore. Previously: FBI charges Seattle cop with smuggling weed to Baltimore Alex…

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