P-CEP Perspective: Marijuana readily available; legalization should be considered – my.hsj.org

Posted on: May 2nd, 2012 by admin No Comments

Mason Amin, Rob Korstjens – - The colorful gas station lighters were easy to come by. The cigarillos are legal for 18 year olds to purchase; its legal contents were dumped out of the tan paper and replaced by marijuana resulting in the birth of a newly rolled blunt.

Marijuana found growing near Tampa Police – Central Florida News 13

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TAMPA –  A marijuana plant was found growing inside a city planter in downtown Tampa on Tuesday, according to police. “The plant tested positive for THC,” said Capt.

Dutch try ban on some tourists buying marijuana – BusinessWeek

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By TOBY STERLING AMSTERDAM A policy barring foreign tourists from buying marijuana in the Netherlands went into effect in parts of the country Tuesday, with attention focused on the southern city of Maastricht, where a cafe was warned over violating the ban and around 200 smokers marched in protest. Weed is technically illegal in the Netherlands, but it has been sold openly for decades in small amounts in designated cafes known as “coffee shops” under the country’s famed tolerance policy. Under a government policy change, as of May 1, only holders of a “weed pass” are supposed to be allowed to purchase the drug in three southern provinces.

131 marijuana plants seized from Murrells Inlet home in part of Hells Angels bust – MyrtleBeachOnline.com

Posted on: May 1st, 2012 by admin No Comments

Georgetown County police released some details of two locations searched Monday in part of operation Red Harvest, an 18-month investigation led by Horry County police that centered around the cultivation of marijuana, police said. Daniel T.

Marijuana Baggie Found After Accident on Beaver Brook Road – Patch.com

Posted on: May 1st, 2012 by admin No Comments

The following are entries from the Westford Police log for April 27 to 29. The Westford Police Log is available to the public at the  Westford Police   station on Main Street, with earlier logs available online at www.westfordma.gov Additional information is available in certain cases from the Westford Police Records Department for a nominal fee, but not in any case involving an arrest. Any instances where streets are mentioned without addresses shall be placed on the map as occurring on the first address on that street for geographical convenience unless otherwise stated even though the incident may have happened somewhere else on the street

Police Seize Pot From Medical Marijuana Patient – Patch.com

Posted on: May 1st, 2012 by admin No Comments

Police seized more than 400 grams of marijuana and three pot plants from a Pawtucket Avenue resident with an active medical marijuana card.

Dutch try ban on some tourists buying marijuana – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Posted on: May 1st, 2012 by admin No Comments

By TOBY STERLING The Associated Press AMSTERDAM — A policy barring foreign tourists from buying marijuana in the Netherlands went into effect in parts of the country Tuesday, with attention focused on the southern city of Maastricht, where a cafe was warned over violating the ban and a buyers’ protest is planned for later in the day. Election 2012: Across the nation Weed is technically illegal in the Netherlands, but it has been sold openly for decades in small amounts in designated cafes known as “coffee shops” under the country’s famed tolerance policy. Under a government policy change, as of May 1, only holders of a “weed pass” are supposed to be allowed to purchase the drug in three southern provinces

Marijuana rally in trouble at Colorado university – Charlotte Observer

Posted on: May 1st, 2012 by admin No Comments

BOULDER, Colo. Stinky fish fertilizer and two dozen law-enforcement officers kept pot smokers away from a grassy quad at the University of Colorado on Friday, but a few hundred protesters defied the crackdown and rallied on another field, where some lit up at 4:20 p.m.

USA dorm robbery involved attempt to buy marijuana, USA police say – al.com (blog)

Posted on: April 30th, 2012 by admin No Comments

MOBILE, Alabama — The armed robbery that resulted in a five-hour lockdown Sunday at the University of South Alabama stemmed from a student’s attempt to buy marijuana from two men, USA Police Chief Zeke Aull said today. Justin Sears, 19, was arrested and charged with first-degree robbery and third-degree criminal trespassing, according to Aull. Sears had been banned from USA’s campus March 24 because “he was involved in some illegal narcotics activities,” the chief said.

SF Democrats demand that Feds cease cannabis closures – KALW

Posted on: April 30th, 2012 by admin No Comments

The San Francisco chapter of the Democratic Party is demanding that the Democratic administration in Washington immediately “cease all Federal actions in San Francisco, respect State and local laws, and stop the closure of City-permitted medical cannabis facilities.” The resolution , approved last Wednesday, notes that San Francisco “has been a Safe Harbor City for medical cannabis since 2000 and its citizens have continually supported and voted for regulated safe and ethical access to medical cannabis,” adding that the Party, Senator Nancy Pelosi , the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, and Mayor Ed Lee continue to support medical cannabis.

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