Marijuana

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 four employees of the United States Postal Service were indicted for various crimes in connection with the distribution of marijuana. On November 27, 2018, Unterria J. Rogers, a 33 year old resident of Mobile was indicted in two cases … Continue reading Alabama News: Four Postal Employees Indicted for Various Crimes in Connection with the Distribution of Marijuana

DETROIT | Correction: Marijuana-Michigan-News Guide story

DETROIT— In a story Dec. 2 about Michigan legalizing recreational marijuana, The Associated Press erroneously reported the number of states that have done so. Ten states have legalized recreational marijuana, not 11. A corrected version of the story is below: Michigan to be first Midwest state to allow recreational pot Michigan clears a threshold this week … Continue reading DETROIT | Correction: Marijuana-Michigan-News Guide story

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 became legal in the state. Colorado was among the first states to broadly allow the use and sale of marijuana by adults, but cities elsewhere have led the way on automatic expungement of past misdemeanor marijuana convictions. A spokeswoman … Continue reading DENVER | Denver officials want to erase low-level marijuana offenses

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, before Chief United States District Judge Terrence W. Boyle CALVIN MARK WILSON, 34, of New Bern, North Carolina pled guilty to conspiracy to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute one thousand (1,000) grams or more of heroin … Continue reading North Carolina News: New Bern Man, CALVIN MARK WILSON Pleads Guilty to Multi-Year Heroin and Marijuana Conspiracy

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 Yepez-Sanchez, age 25, a Mexican national who is in the United States illegally, was sentenced last week by U.S. District Court Judge R. Brooke Jackson to serve 36 months in federal prison, followed by three years of supervised release … Continue reading Colorado News: Mexican National, Margarito Yepez-Sanchez Sentenced For Conspiracy To Manufacture And Possess With Intent To Distribute Marijuana

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 – A federal judge yesterday sentenced a Duffield man, who was on supervised release for a previous federal conviction after serving a lengthy state prison sentence for arson, to a total of 14 years in federal prison for marijuana and … Continue reading VIRGINIA News: Duffield Man, Claude Gene Sloan Sentenced for Manufacturing Marijuana, Felon in Possession of a Firearm

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, 46, and Sean Ath, 54, both of Spartanburg, South Carolina, were among five men sentenced to federal prison for their roles in bi-coastal methamphetamine, marijuana, and money laundering conspiracies. United States District Judge Timothy M. Cain sentenced Soeuth Ath … Continue reading South Carolina News: Anderson, Two Spartanburg Brothers Among Five Men Sentenced in Federal Court for Roles in Methamphetamine, Marijuana, and Money Laundering Conspiracies

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 P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Dasiah Danae Cooper, 23, of New Castle, Delaware, was arrested and charged by criminal complaint with possession and importation of a controlled substance, and smuggling goods into the United States. The charges carry … Continue reading New York News: Delaware Woman, Dasiah Danae Cooper Charged With Attempting To Smuggle Marijuana Into The United States From Canada