What is “Usable Marijuana”?

Man pleads guilty to having too much medical marijuana   By Cole Waterman | cwaterma@mlive.com Follow on Twitteron March 14, 2017 at 8:34 AM, updated March 14, 2017 at 8:35 AM BAY CITY, MI -- Nearly two years after police raided their Bangor Township house in search of excessive medical marijuana, a couple's cases have …

Prince of Pot Marc Emery, wife in Toronto court on drug charges

  Couple who have marijuana shops across Canada charged with drug trafficking, conspiracy, possession CBC News Posted: Mar 10, 2017 8:07 AM ET Last Updated: Mar 10, 2017 12:52 PM ET Jodie and Marc Emery, who is known as the Prince of Pot, are in court at Toronto's Old City Hall today to face drug …

Why are more Americans in jail for marijuana use than violent crime?

More people in the United States are now in jail for marijuana possession than for all violent crimes combined, a new study finds....On any given day in the US, at least 137,000 Americans are in prison on drug possession, not sales, charges, says a new report that finds that the "tough on drugs" policies may …

After Fighting for Freedom, 76-yo Vet Sentenced to Die In Prison for Treating His Illness With Pot

    Claire Bernish April 21, 2016 As public frustration helps sound the death knell for the drug war, its arbitrary laws and policies appear even more absurd. In the latest inexcusable enforcement of an antiquated law, 76-year-old disabled veteran Lee Carroll Brooker will live out what should be his golden years behind bars — …

6 Stories That Prove You Can Still Be Arrested For Growing Marijuana In Colorado

  By TNM News on October 9, 2015 Latest Headlines, Legal, News Feed Although it may be “Legal” in some way, some operations for making your own marijuana are being targeted by both the Federal and State governments. Much like the law that you cannot make and distribute your own alcohol without the proper licensing …

Man hid marijuana in ‘Mary Jane’ candy wrappers at airport: cops

By Philip Messing and Chris Perez June 22, 2015 | 2:36pm     This dope must of been high on his own supply. A passenger at Newark Airport tried to sneak a stash of marijuana past the TSA — disguising it in Mary Jane candy wrappers, authorities said. Gregory Murphy’s “bad trip” started Friday at …

Sorry, high rollers: Marijuana is nowhere legal in these United States

Kevin Coe February 27, 2015   Sorry, high rollers: Marijuana is nowhere legal in these United States Kevin Coe February 27, 2015 I hate to be the party pooper but I feel there is a need to point out that the possession, transportation, processing and use of marijuana is still illegal. It is not legal …

NJWeedman found not guilty in pot distribution case

  MOUNT HOLLY — A jury found Ed "NJWeedman" Forchion not guilty Thursday in the Rastafarian activist's marijuana distribution case. The decision came after Forchion was nearly held in contempt of court in the morning as he delivered his closing argument.   Stay tuned for details of Thursday afternoon's verdict. Forchion, formerly of Pemberton Township, …

Ky. man plants marijuana in front yard

Thursday, June 14, 2012 Police have arrested an eastern Kentucky man who they say had almost 100 marijuana plants growing in his front yard. Knox County Sheriff's Deputy Brian Hensley told WYMT-TV (http://bit.ly/M7ANuW) that he observed the plants after responding to a complaint from an anonymous caller. Hensley said when he asked 42-year-old James Denver …