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Industrial-scale drug lab found in Guatemala

September 6th, 2012 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, Sep 6 (IANS/EFE) Police found an industrial-scale synthetic-drug lab in a rural area near the Mexican border, Guatemala's interior ministry said Wednesday.The facility in the village of San ... Read more...

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Police raid home as dog wrongly smells cannabis

December 28th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) A middle-class couple were stunned after their house was raided by police following a sniffer dog's mistake of suspecting them of growing cannabis in their ... Read more...

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Hippie Arrested When Christmas Tree Turns Out to be Cannabis Plant

December 9th, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A German hippie has brought a new meaning to “Holly Jolly Christmas” when he decorated his two metre tall cannabis plant with tinsel and ornaments, and made ... Read more...

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Proposition 19 To Take Effect Or Receive A Setback?

November 2nd, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Despite all the support and campaign, recent survey shows that Proposition 19 which would legalize marijuana has lost popularity in past month. Proposition 19's fate will ... Read more...

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CBS News Correspondent Howard Arenstein Taken Into Custody For Marijuana Possession

October 5th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Howard Arenstein, who is veteran news correspondent for CBS Radio was taken into custody by the authorities over the weekend after marijuana plants were found growing in the backyard ... Read more...

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US journalists found growing marijuana

October 4th, 2010 - 7:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 4 (IANS) Two American journalists have been arrested after police found 11 marijuana plants growing in their yard, a media report said.CBS Radio News correspondent Howard Arenstein, 60, and his ... Read more...

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Turner, OR man arraigned for possessing 125 marijuana plants

September 15th, 2010 - 3:21 am ICT by BNO News
SALEM, OREGON (BNO NEWS) – A Turner, Oregon man on Tuesday was arraigned after his arrest for possessing 125 marijuana plants, the Marion County Sheriff's Office announced.Andreas Luedi, 40, surrendered to Marion ... Read more...

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Royal Canadian Mounted Police shocked to find bears guarding marijuana grow-op

August 20th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Kelowna (British Columbia, Canada), Aug.20 (ANI): Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) were recently taken aback when they raided a marijuana grow-op near the tiny town of Christina Lake, and found that it ... Read more...

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Skeletal Remains Of Mitrice Richardson Found In Malibu

August 13th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was a regular search by the power rangers for marijuana plants when they accidentally came across skeletal remains in Malibu area last Monday. The police ... Read more...

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$1.7 Billion Worth Of Pot Seized By The Californian Police Officers

July 30th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The police personnel in California have uttered that they have seized $1.7 billion worth of marijuana plants in the mountains of Sierra Nevada. The policemen ... Read more...

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Denver man arrested for trying to distribute over 200 marijuana plants

February 17th, 2010 - 3:25 am ICT by BNO News
DENVER, COLORADO (BNO NEWS) – A Denver man was arrested Tuesday after trying to distribute more ten 200 marijuana plants, the U.S. Department of Justice said.Chris Bartkowicz, age 36, of Highlands Ranch, ... Read more...

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Guatemala destroys poppy, marijuana plants worth $780 mn

February 6th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, Feb 6 (IANS/EFE) Guatemala has destroyed opium poppy and marijuana plants worth $780 million in the country's western San Marcos province, an official said. Police spokesman Donald Gonzalez said Friday the ... Read more...

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Bridgeport, CT man sentenced for marijuana growing operation

February 6th, 2010 - 2:24 am ICT by BNO News
BRIDGEPORT, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) – Bridgeport, Connecticut resident Claude Lee, also known as “Claude Blaube”, was sentenced to 37 months in federal prison for maintaining a drug involved premises, Attorney Nora Dannehy ... Read more...

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Over 23,000 kg marijuana seized in Chhattisgarh in 2009

January 9th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 9 (IANS) A total of 23,051 kg of marijuana was seized in Chhattisgarh in 2009, police said. "Police seized 23,051 kg marijuana, 67,700 marijuana plants and 2,598 lethal drug injections in ... Read more...

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Maoists’ marijuana plantations found in Chhattisgarh

January 6th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 6 (IANS) Two people have been arrested and marijuana plants over a 10-acre area have been uprooted in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, a senior police officer said Wednesday, adding that the ... Read more...

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Harry Potter bully Jamie Waylett drug sentence

July 21st, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
British actor Jamie Waylett, who plays obnoxious school bully Vincent Crabbe in the Harry Potter movies, has been sentenced to 120 hours of community service by an English District Court for ... Read more...

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‘Harry Potter’ star charged with growing marijuana

July 8th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): 'Harry Potter' star Jamie Waylett has been charged with illegally growing 10 marijuana plants in his north London home.Waylett, who plays the beefy bully Vincent Crabbe in the ... Read more...

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Bodys own cannabis help in maintaining healthy skin

July 3rd, 2008 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): A new study has revealed that chemical compounds produced by our body, similar to an active ingredient in marijuana called THC can help in maintaining good skin. ... Read more...

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