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

News : Reason (5 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

Calif. cop won’t be charged despite stashing seized marijuana at home and lying about it

News : The Raw Story (yesterday)

A Richmond, California police officer was allowed to testify in several criminal cases despite being under investigation for mishandling 5 pounds of seized marijuana, Richmond Confidential reported. Defense attorneys accused the Con... Read Post

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