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British Cops: Marijuana's Smell "Causes Cancer"

3 years agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

An embarrassing piece of misinformation from police and journalists is unraveled by a dogged scientist.
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Man Steals Marijuana From Police Station Because “It Smelled So Good”

News : The Inquisitr - News (2 years ago)

A Pennsylvania man found himself behind bars on Saturday night when he was caught stealing a bag of marijuana from the local police station.  The reason for his attempted theft?  He said the pot smelled so good he could resist it. D... Read Post

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

News : Reason (6 months 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

New Twist in British Spy’s Case Unravels in U.S.

News : The Lede (2 years ago)

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

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