Ex-Miss Kentucky gets probation for smuggling marijuana into prison

LIMA, Ohio — A former Miss Kentucky who tried to smuggle a small amount of marijuana into an Ohio prison for her boyfriend won’t have to spend time behind bars. The Lima News reports 28-year-old Kia Hampton, of Louisville, Kentucky, received probation Wednesday during a hearing in Allen County in…

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Wyoming mother gets 4 years probation for feeding pot gummy to child

Published: Oct 16, 2017, 8:35 am • Updated: Oct 16, 2017, 8:35 am By The Associated Press CASPER, Wyo. — A Wyoming woman will serve four years of probation for giving a marijuana gummy to her daughter. The Casper Star-Tribune reports Vanessa Smith was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty in…

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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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Man gets probation in alleged illegal pot enterprise

Published: Sep 27, 2016, 11:59 am • Updated: Sep 28, 2016, 6:21 am By Kirk Mitchell, The Denver Post A man once facing the possibility of spending decades in a federal prison after he was tied to an international marijuana-trafficking operation was instead sentenced Tuesday to probation in federal court…

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