Articles tagged with "raids"
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Judge Dismisses Felony Charges in Detroit Cultivation CaseMarjorie Steele - Published on August 3, 2018Read more
Amid legal confusion and assertions of racial prejudice, a judge dismissed charges against cannabis employees whose cultivation facility was raided in May.
Denver Shuts Down 26 Legal Cannabis Businesses, Makes ArrestsThe Associated Press - Published on December 14, 2017Read more
The city’s order shuttered 26 retail stores and other marijuana growing facilities operating under the name Sweet Leaf. Police investigation focused on eight locations licensed by the company.
California Senior Citizens Teach Garden-Wrecking Cops a LessonPeter Hecht - Published on October 26, 2017Read more
How the ‘Lake County Ten’ fought back (and won) after county deputies ransacked their backyard cannabis gardens.
California Auditor Accuses Sheriff of Misusing Cannabis Fees to Fund RaidsThe Associated Press - Published on August 10, 2017Read more
The Calaveras County auditor says the sheriff improperly spent some of the $1 million his office made from legal cannabis fees to go after illegal operators.
California Authorities Seize 27,000 Cannabis Plants in 4-Day Calaveras RaidThe Associated Press - Published on August 4, 2017Read more
The crackdown on more than a dozen farms occurred in different parts of Calaveras County, southeast of Sacramento in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Cities Swap SWAT-Style Dispensary Raids for Softer ApproachChase Scheinbaum - Published on March 30, 2017Read more
Increasingly, authorities who turn up at cannabis raids are more likely to be armed with clipboards than submachine guns. What changed?
The Cannabis Culture Raids: Here’s What We Know at Day’s EndRichard Sharp - Published on March 9, 2017Read more
The dust is settling after police raids on Marc and Jodie Emery’s dispensaries across Canada today in Toronto, Vancouver and Hamilton.
Canadian Dispensaries: Why Vancouver Allows Them but Toronto Doesn’tRandi Druzin - Published on February 21, 2017Read more
One city gives dispensary owners licenses. The other arrests them. What’s up with that?
Trump and Sessions Seem Focused on Cartels, Not CannabisLisa Rough - Published on February 14, 2017Read more
Rumors are flying about whether the Trump administration will crack down on cannabis, but what’s the true story?
‘Nub-Kicking’ Cops No Longer Harassing Southern California DispensariesBen Adlin - Published on July 15, 2016Read more
Three police officers who were caught ridiculing an amputee and noshing snacks during a dispensary raid are no longer working for the Santa Ana Police Department.