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January 11, 2019 3:44 PM Ohio woman charged with drug possession shows up to court with more drugs, court docs say

Elizabeth Darlene Wilson of Minerva, Ohio, allegedly brought drugs to court. (Stark County Sheriff's Office) An Ohio woman showed up to court for a hearing on drug charges Monday with a backpack filled with drugs in tow, officials said. Elizabeth Darlene Wilson, 31, of Minerva, was charged with two counts of aggravated possession of drugs and one count 99

January 5, 2019 12:57 AM Washington governor to pardon pot crimes, six years after legalization

(Reuters) - Washington state will create a streamlined system to pardon people convicted of misdemeanor marijuana possession before the drug was legal, under an initiative launched on Friday by Governor Jay Inslee, who is considering a run for U.S. president. Voters in Washington state and Colorado in 2012 made their two states the first in the United 122

January 4, 2019 7:26 PM Two drug dealers avoid jail time after judge commends their grammar in their texts

Two alleged drug dealers were spared jail time after a judge was impressed with the grammar and punctuation they used in their texts. (iStock) Two alleged drug dealers were spared jail time after a judge was impressed with the grammar and punctuation they used in their texts. Luke Rance, 19, and Brandon Kerrison, 21, both of Southgate, Swansea, Wales 89

December 31, 2018 1:19 AM Armed Texas man arrested en route to church to fulfill 'prophecy', police say

Police in suburban San Antonio said they took into custody Tony Albert, an armed man wearing police tactical-style clothing, who said he was on his way to a church to fulfill “a prophecy.” (Harris County Court Records) Police in suburban San Antonio arrested an armed man wearing tactical-style clothing who said he was on his way to a church to fulfill 106

December 25, 2018 8:45 AM Thailand approves medical marijuana in New Year's 'gift'

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand approved marijuana for medical use and research on Tuesday, the first legalization of the drug in a region with some of the world’s strictest drug laws. The junta-appointed parliament in Thailand, a country which until the 1930s had a tradition of using marijuana to relieve pain and fatigue, voted to amend the Narcotic Act of 1979 in an extra 100

December 9, 2018 6:06 PM 3 Sonic Drive-In employees arrested after ecstasy pill found in kid’s meal, police say

Tanisha Dancer, 30; Jonathan Roberson, 35; Jose Molina, 22, were arrested after an ecstasy pill was found in a wrapper of a kid's meal. (Williamson County Jail) Three employees at a Texas Sonic Drive-In were arrested Thursday after an ecstasy pill was found in a kid’s meal given to a 4-year-old boy, police said. Tanisha Dancer, 30, Jonathan Roberson 67

December 2, 2018 7:51 PM Mexico's new president takes aim at violence during first day in office

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - On his first full day in office, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defended a plan to end lawlessness with a new national guard, an initiative that risks upsetting some supporters who favor a less militarized approach. In a Sunday morning speech, Mexico’s first leftist president in decades continued to pivot from an emphasis 61

November 30, 2018 2:45 PM 5 middle-school students hospitalized after eating THC-laced candies during gym

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office said the candies were brought to Mulberry Middle School by a 12-year-old 7th-grader. (Polk County Sheriff's Office; Google) Five students at Mulberry Middle School in Mulberry, Fla., were hospitalized on Thursday – and at least one other was retrieved from class by parents – after complaining of nausea, stomach aches 105

November 30, 2018 8:40 AM Travis Scott Looking to Cash in on 'Astroworld' Smoking Accessories

Calling all space cadets ... Travis Scott wants you to blast off with tokes from an "Astroworld" bong, which raises one obvious question: what took him so long to come up with this idea?? The rapper recently filed paperwork to blaze a trail into the marijuana accessories market. Trav wants to slap "Astroworld" all over pipes, bongs and hookahs. And, lest you think 85

November 20, 2018 4:22 PM Green Tuesday: Crowds line up at 1st East Coast pot shops

Stephen Mandile, right, an Iraq War veteran from Uxbridge, Mass., is the first to purchase recreational marijuana at the Cultivate dispensary on the first day of legal sales, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, in Leicester, Mass. Cultivate is one of the first two shops permitted to sell recreational marijuana in the eastern United States, more than two years after 57