Police jail woman who paid $5,000 bail with marijuana-scented cash

ASHLAND, La.  — A Louisiana woman was arrested on drug charges after police determined the $ 5,000 cash she used to post an inmate’s bail had a “strong odor of marijuana.” Authorities began investigating Stormy Lynn Parfait, 33, on Friday, shortly after she showed up at the Ashland jail to…

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Glendale plans to open Colorado’s first marijuana tasting room inside a replica jail cell

Patrons at the Smokin Gun dispensary in Glendale will be among the first in Colorado to have a place to socially smoke marijuana when the pot shop opens an onsite tasting room this spring. Smokin Gun, billed as a late-night dispensary and anti-Prohibition museum, is planning a tiny onsite tasting…

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Give Your Kid Chemo, Not Cannabis Oil! Mom Goes to Jail Over Cannabis Legalization

Keeping Cannabis Illegal Is Forcing Parents To Make Difficult, Heartbreaking Decisions For as long as cannabis is illegal, there will always be consequences. And for parents of kids with terminal disease, it’s even more heartbreaking than you think. What would you do if your child – your own blood –…

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Colorado man gets jail time, probation for driving high and causing fatal crash

Published: Dec 23, 2016, 7:14 am • Updated: Dec 23, 2016, 7:14 am By The Associated Press GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — A Grand Junction man has been sentenced to 10 months in jail for driving while high on marijuana and causing a fatal crash. The Daily Sentinel reports that 27-year-old…

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Is the media making it tough to put people in jail for pot? That’s what the DEA claims

Published: Dec 9, 2016, 7:31 am • Updated: Dec 9, 2016, 7:31 am By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post In the Drug Enforcement Administration’s annual survey of the nation’s law enforcement agencies, heroin remained the top concern in 2016 — head-and-shoulders above all other illicit drugs — while marijuana was…

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Would You Go To Jail For Cannabis If Your Religion Didn’t Allow You To Apply For A Medical Card

As cannabis laws change worldwide, and with what could be drastic changes coming in a few short weeks, an interesting case of a “right to bear cannabis” was sent in by Rev. Dr. Anne Armstrong of the Healing Church of Rhode Island.  There will be a hearing coming up to…

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All Three Defendants In Kettle Falls Medical Marijuana Cultivation Case Receive Jail Sentences

Patient Advocates Call On President Obama to Pardon All Defendants and Fully End Federal Prosecution of Medical Cannabis Patients I received the following press release late yesterday: Earlier today Rhonda Firestack-Harvey and Michelle Gregg were sentenced to one year and a day in connection to federal cannabis cultivation charges. Fellow…

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