US Coast Guard offloads 14,000 pounds of marijuana, 3,660 pounds of cocaine at Port Everglades

MIAMI, FL (STL.News) – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Bear (WMEC-901) offloaded approximately 14,000…

US Coast Guard offloads 970 pounds of cocaine and 550 pounds of marijuana at Base Miami Beach

MIAMI, FL (STL.News) – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans (WPC-1110) offloaded approximately…

Colorado Man, Curtis David Barker, Sentenced to 15 Years for Illegal Firearm, Marijuana

KANSAS CITY, MO (STL.News) – A Conifer, Colorado man was sentenced in federal court today for…

USVI News: St. Croix Man, Gibbs Bully Sentenced For His Role in Attempting to Smuggle Marijuana through the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport

St. Croix, USVI (STL.News) – Gibbs Bully, 52, of St. Croix, was sentenced on March 14,…

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Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Torey Phillip Cranston, Previously Convicted Sex Offender Sentenced For Trying To Meet Minor For Sex

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Convicted sex offender Torey Phillip Cranston has been sentenced to 20 years’ imprisonment,…

Martha Stewart partners with Canadian cannabis firm

No, you’re not smoking something. Martha Stewart has entered the fast-growing — but still legally murky…

Switzerland mulls studies on legal sale of cannabis

GENEVA (AP) — Switzerland‘s government is taking steps to allow limited studies on the legal sale…

South Carolina News: Columbia, Two Men Sentenced in Federal Court for Roles in Bi-Coastal Marijuana Distribution Case

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Jeremy David Grove,…

New York News: Brooklyn, John Santos, Drug Trafficker Sentenced to 121 Months’ For Conspiring to Distribute Heroin, Cocaine and Marijuana Across New York City

Brooklyn, New York – Earlier today, at the federal courthouse in Brooklyn, John Santos was sentenced by…

Michigan News: Marijuana Products Recalled in Lansing

LANSING, MI – Jan. 12, 2019 – The Dept. of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) issued…

Missouri News: National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Releases Legislative Priorities

ST LOUIS, MO – Jan. 9, 2019 – This morning the National Council on Alcoholism and…

BANGKOK | Thailand legislature legalizes medical marijuana and kratom

BANGKOK — Thailand’s legislature on Tuesday agreed to amend the country’s drug law to allow the…

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. | Police: Man tried to pay for McDonald’s with bag of weed

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Police in Florida say a 23-year-old man went through a McDonald‘s…

Missouri News: Two Missouri, Two Colorado Defendants Indicted for $1.7 Million Marijuana Conspiracy

Christopher E. Buckingham, Natalie J. McNeil of Missouri and Tanner L. McNeil and Benjamin T. Parker…

North Carolina News: NEW BERN, Multiple New Bern Defendants Sentenced In Multi-Year Heroin And Marijuana Conspiracy Investigation

NEW BERN, N.C. – United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced that over the course…

Alabama News: Four Postal Employees Indicted for Various Crimes in Connection with the Distribution of Marijuana

Alabama – United States Attorney Richard W. Moore of the Southern District of Alabama announced that…

DETROIT | Correction: Marijuana-Michigan-News Guide story

DETROIT— In a story Dec. 2 about Michigan legalizing recreational marijuana, The Associated Press erroneously reported the…

DENVER | Denver officials want to erase low-level marijuana offenses

DENVER — Denver officials are planning to clear thousands of marijuana convictions prosecuted before its use…

North Carolina News: New Bern Man, CALVIN MARK WILSON Pleads Guilty to Multi-Year Heroin and Marijuana Conspiracy

RALEIGH, N.C. – United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced that yesterday in federal court,…

Colorado News: Mexican National, Margarito Yepez-Sanchez Sentenced For Conspiracy To Manufacture And Possess With Intent To Distribute Marijuana

Defendant was responsible for growing marijuana on twelve acres of federal land DENVER, Co. – Margarito…

VIRGINIA News: Duffield Man, Claude Gene Sloan Sentenced for Manufacturing Marijuana, Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Claude Sloan was on Supervised Release at the Time of Most Recent Offenses Abingdon, VIRGINIA –…

South Carolina News: Anderson, Two Spartanburg Brothers Among Five Men Sentenced in Federal Court for Roles in Methamphetamine, Marijuana, and Money Laundering Conspiracies

Anderson, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that brothers Soeuth Ath,…

New York News: Delaware Woman, Dasiah Danae Cooper Charged With Attempting To Smuggle Marijuana Into The United States From Canada

CONTACT: Barbara Burns PHONE: (716) 843-5817 FAX #: (716) 551-3051 BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Attorney James…

WASHINGTON News: Deputy Attorney General Names U.S. Attorney Williams Chair of National Marijuana Working Group

WASHINGTON—Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein today named Billy J. Williams, U.S. Attorney for the District…

WASHINGTON News: District Woman, Briana Barnes Sentenced for Distributing Synthetic Marijuana Woman Arrested After Making Sales in Northeast Washington

WASHINGTON – Briana Barnes, 20, of Washington, D.C., has been sentenced to six months of incarceration…

BISMARCK, N.D. | Recreational pot measure has high interest in North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D.  — Backers of legalizing marijuana in North Dakota have high hopes that voters will…

TIRANA, Albania | Albanian interior minister resigns amid anti-corruption push

TIRANA, Albania — Albania’s interior minister has resigned as the Balkan nation tries to better tackle…

South Carolina News: Simpsonville Man, Andre Eaddy Pleads Guilty in Federal Court to Conspiring to Possess with the Intent to Distribute Hundreds of Kilograms of Marijuana and to Possessing a Firearm in Furtherance of his Trafficking Activity

Greenville, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon stated today that Andre Eaddy, age…

SEATTLE | As Canada legalizes pot, other countries likely to follow

SEATTLE — More than two dozen countries have relaxed their marijuana or other drug laws, and…