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Florida Man Who Assaulted Airline Flight Crew and Passengers Sentenced to Two Years in Prison

Defendant Banned from Flying during Three Year Term of Supervised Release after Prison A Tampa, Florida, man who assaulted crew and passengers on a Delta Airlines flight bound for China was sentenced Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Seattle to two years in prison for four federal felonies in connection with the July 16, 2017 … Continue reading Florida Man Who Assaulted Airline Flight Crew and Passengers Sentenced to Two Years in Prison

Pennsylvania News: Governor Wolf Approves Eight Universities as Certified Medical Marijuana Academic Clinic Research Centers

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced today that the Pennsylvania Department of Health has approved eight universities as Certified Academic Clinical Research Centers in Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program, signaling the first step towards clinical research to commence in the commonwealth. “The research component of Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program sets it apart from the … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Governor Wolf Approves Eight Universities as Certified Medical Marijuana Academic Clinic Research Centers

Upper Marlboro Man, Tony Alexander McCright Sentenced To Thirty Months In Prison For Marijuana And Gun Charges

Greenbelt, Maryland – On April 30, 2018, U.S. District Judge Deborah K. Chasanow sentenced Tony Alexander McCright, age 44, of Upper Marlboro, Maryland today to thirty months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute marijuana and with being a felon in possession of … Continue reading Upper Marlboro Man, Tony Alexander McCright Sentenced To Thirty Months In Prison For Marijuana And Gun Charges

Pennsylvania Governor Wolf Supports Recommendations of Medical Marijuana Advisory Board

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf today released the following statement applauding the efforts of the Medical Marijuana Advisory Board and Department of Health to enhance the state’s medical marijuana program and Secretary of Health Levine’s review and approval of its recommendations: “My administration is committed to ensuring patients who need and would benefit … Continue reading Pennsylvania Governor Wolf Supports Recommendations of Medical Marijuana Advisory Board

California pot shops decry online ads for illegal sellers

LOS ANGELES /March 28, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Weedmaps is a go-to website for people looking to find a marijuana shop. With a few clicks on a cellphone, customers can find virtually any type of cannabis product, along with the fastest route to the place selling it and ratings from other consumers to help them decide … Continue reading California pot shops decry online ads for illegal sellers

Police: Washington man raped dying woman, texted photos

EVERETT, Wash. /February 11, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — A 19-year-old Washington state man, who police say raped a high school student as she died from a drug overdose and texted semi-nude photos of her, has been charged with manslaughter. Brian Roberto Varela of Lynnwood was also charged Friday in Snohomish County Superior Court with second-degree rape and … Continue reading Police: Washington man raped dying woman, texted photos