“The biggest grow I’ve ever seen”: California cops bust multimillion-dollar weed “fortress”

Published: Dec 14, 2017, 2:35 pm • Updated: Dec 14, 2017, 2:35 pm By Michael Balsamo,  the Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Police in Southern California raided a weed “fortress” on Wednesday, seizing 35,000 marijuana plants and shutting down an operation they believe was bringing in millions of dollars a…

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I’ve seen the opioid epidemic as a cop. Living it as a patient has been even worse.

Published: Jan 12, 2017, 6:36 am • Updated: Jan 12, 2017, 6:36 am By Nick Selby, The Washington Post A year ago, I woke in the night with pain so severe I was crying before I was fully aware what was going on. A 50-year-old cop sobbed like a child…

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‘I’ve seen horses talk and nuns fly on the internet’: Iowa CBD oil supporters hope for law expansion

Published: Nov 29, 2016, 6:24 am • Updated: Nov 29, 2016, 6:24 am By The Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa — Iown medical marijuana supporters are hopeful that the state legislature could expand the state’s limited cannabis oil law. Republican Rep. Clel Baudler plans to propose a bill that would…

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This Southern capital city has seen a 95 percent increase in marijuana arrests in 2016

Published: Nov 22, 2016, 7:00 am • Updated: Nov 22, 2016, 10:34 am By The Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Little Rock Police Department data shows police have made more misdemeanor marijuana arrests in 2016 compared to any of the previous four years. As of Nov. 9, Little Rock…

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