Marijuana delivery made to wrong car, Ohio man arrested

NORWALK, Ohio — Police say a man who delivered a bag of marijuana to the wrong car in a northern Ohio store parking lot faces drug trafficking charges. The Sandusky Register reports 18-year-old Anthony Damante,...

Spanish police arrest 12 from alleged hash smuggling ring

MADRID — Spanish authorities say they have broken up an alleged drug ring that smuggled hashish from Morocco to Europe. Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido said Sunday that Spanish police arrested 12 alleged smugglers and...
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What happened to hemp?

What happened to hemp?  Hemp is one of the most versatile production plants of all time. Yet when cannabis was made illegal in 1937, so was hemp. How could this happen? We need to examine...
marijuana and workplace policies

The problem with marijuana and workplace policies

Legalization threatens to wreak havoc on HR departments, especially regarding recreational or medical marijuana and workplace policies. Since the legalization of medical marijuana in Canada, the country has faced a startling increase in the number of...

More than 25 hospitalized in NYC due to synthetic marijuana

NEW YORK — More than 25 people have been hospitalized in New York City due to bad reactions to the synthetic marijuana known as K2. WABC-TV reports that police responded to an intersection in Brooklyn's...

Los Angeles for tourists: Hollywood, beaches – and pot?

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Recreational marijuana sales became legal in California this year, and the marijuana industry is targeting tourists as well as locals. An ad for the MedMen chain (yes, there are chains of...

US Attorney: Oregon has major pot overproduction

PORTLAND, Ore. — The black market for marijuana is thriving in Oregon and an oversupply of weed from growers is flowing to more than two dozen states where pot remains illegal, a top federal...

NYC Mayor urges NYPD to stop arresting New Yorkers smoking weed in public

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is hopeful that the NYPD will be able to make changes to their marijuana policies by next month. The Police Department has been restricted from arresting New York...

Russia’s doping capital gears up for World Cup

SARANSK, Russia — Nestled on the edge of the forest outside the Russian city of Saransk is the home of one of the most successful doping programs in history. Athletes from the V.M. Chegin Olympic...

Pot-laced snacks brought to the same elementary school on two occasions, cops say

OSHAWA, Ont. — An Ontario police force is hoping to educate parents after kids brought marijuana-laced snacks to the same elementary school on two separate occasions. Durham regional police say on May 14, a Grade...