Marijuana

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, 30, of Greenville, South Carolina, and Jaspal Singh Grewall, 40, of Anaheim, California, have been sentenced in federal court for their roles in a marijuana distribution and money laundering conspiracy operating between the East Coast and California. On December … Continue reading South Carolina News: Columbia, Two Men Sentenced in Federal Court for Roles in Bi-Coastal Marijuana Distribution Case

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 United States District Judge Frederic Block to 121 months’ imprisonment, to be followed by five years’ supervised release, following his December 2017 guilty plea to participating in a conspiracy to distribute a kilogram or more of heroin, five kilograms … Continue reading New York News: Brooklyn, John Santos, Drug Trafficker Sentenced to 121 Months’ For Conspiring to Distribute Heroin, Cocaine and Marijuana Across New York City

Michigan News: Marijuana Products Recalled in Lansing

LANSING, MI – Jan. 12, 2019 – The Dept. of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) issued a health and safety advisory due to the sale of marijuana which failed laboratory testing.  The products were sold between 12/27/2018 and 12/30/2018 at HG Lansing.  This recall affects the following batches of flower sold from HG Lansing – … Continue reading Michigan News: Marijuana Products Recalled in Lansing

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 Drug Abuse – St. Louis (NCADA) released its Legislative Priorities for the first session of the Missouri’s 100th General Assembly. “Every year a new legislative session is an opportunity to raise awareness for and address substance use related issues … Continue reading Missouri News: National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Releases Legislative Priorities

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 licensed medical use of marijuana, as well as kratom, a locally grown plant traditionally used as a stimulant and painkiller. Thailand is the first country in Southeast Asia to take such action, which is also under consideration in neighboring … Continue reading BANGKOK | Thailand legislature legalizes medical marijuana and kratom

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 drive-thru and tried to pay for his order with a bag of marijuana. News outlets report Port St. Lucie police say the fast food worker denied the trade and Anthony Andrew Gallagher drove off, only to return again a … Continue reading PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. | Police: Man tried to pay for McDonald’s with bag of weed

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 of Colorado indicted KANSAS CITY, MO – Two Missouri residents and two Colorado residents have been indicted by a federal grand jury for their roles in a conspiracy to distribute more than $1.7 million of marijuana. Christopher E. Buckingham, … Continue reading Missouri News: Two Missouri, Two Colorado Defendants Indicted for $1.7 Million Marijuana Conspiracy

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 of the last week in federal court, before Chief United States District Judge Terrence W. Boyle, multiple defendants have been sentenced in a large-scale heroin and marijuana trafficking organization. The investigation was part of OCDETF Operation 190, which was … Continue reading North Carolina News: NEW BERN, Multiple New Bern Defendants Sentenced In Multi-Year Heroin And Marijuana Conspiracy Investigation