Deputies said this marijuana was seized from a hotel room on Market Street on June 30. (Photo: New Hanover County Sheriff's Office)
3 weeks ago
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Deputies: Man charged after $40K in weed found in hotel room

Deputies with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office said a man is facing charges after thousands of dollars worth of marijuana was found in a hotel.
3 months ago
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DEA reclassification of marijuana could have major impact on medical uses

Federal authorities have announced that they are reviewing the possibility of loosening the classification of marijuana, and if this happens, it could have a far-reaching impact on how the substance is used in medical settings, experts said.
4 months ago
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Dog comes home with surprise for family: Bag of marijuana

Officials say a family dog in Mississippi recently came home with more than a bone or toy to play fetch - the pup had a big bag of marijuana.
Joseph L. Richburg (Photo: Columbus Co. Sheriff's Office)
4 months ago
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Man jailed after deputies find pot in mail

A Columbus County man has been jailed after investigators say he received shipments of marijuana in the mail.
Woody Harrelson (Photo: David Shankbone/MGN)
6 months ago
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Woody Harrelson applies for Hawaii marijuana dispensary

Actor and marijuana advocate Woody Harrelson was one of nearly 60 applicants to apply to open one of Hawaii's first medical marijuana dispensaries.
Police in Danbury, NH, posted this picture and a message to Facebook after finding marijuana growing in the woods. (Source: Facebook/Danbury, NH Police Department)
9 months ago
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Police offer marijuana grower counseling in Facebook post

A New Hampshire police department that recently pulled up some marijuana plants has offered the pot grower counseling in a Facebook post.
12 months ago
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DUI suspect takes selfie with arresting officer

An Iowa City police officer has said he "happily obliged" a motorist who asked to take a selfie with him after the man acknowledged that he'd smoked marijuana before driving.
Marie Holmes discusses her $188 Powerball jackpot during a news conference at NC Education Lottery headquarters in Raleigh Feb. 23, 2015.
1 year ago
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$188M lottery winner cited for drug possession

A Brunswick County woman who won a $188 million lottery jackpot earlier this year found herself in trouble with the law last night.
Brunswick County Attorney Huey Marshall
1 year ago
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Brunswick Co. Attorney to retire after marijuana charge

Brunswick County Attorney Huey Marshall has decided to retire after deputies cited him on drug charges.
Man accused of growing marijuana at home
1 year ago
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Bolton man accused of growing marijuana

A Columbus County Sheriff’s Office Vice-Narcotics Unit investigation into a marijuana growing operation ended with an arrest Monday.