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British Cops: Marijuana's Smell "Causes Cancer"

2 years agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

An embarrassing piece of misinformation from police and journalists is unraveled by a dogged scientist.
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New Twist in British Spy’s Case Unravels in U.S.

News : The Lede (last year)

A British police officer who spent seven years infiltrating environmental and activist groups while working undercover for the Metropolitan Police force in London, may have monitored an American computer scientist and spied on other... Read Post

Marijuana Smell Doesn't Justify Car Searches, Says MA Court

News : Reason (2 weeks ago)

Courts have "repeatedly held that the odor of marijuana alone can provide probable cause to believe that marijuana is present." Following up on such precedent, a Maryland prosecutor writes for Police Chief magazine that "no law enfo... Read Post

Seattle Cop Issues 66 Marijuana Tickets In Six Months

News : The Inquisitr - News (16 hours ago)

A Seattle cop reportedly issued 66 marijuana tickets is a period of six months. Although the number may not seem unusually high, the officer was responsible for 80 percent of all marijuana tickets issued by the Seattle Police Depart... Read Post

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