‘Bad Actors’ In Medical Marijuana To Be Weeded Out, Seattle Official Says

"The rules would help identify the good actors from the bad actors," Mendoza told the council committee

WASHINGTON: As Seattle gears up to regulate the medical marijuana industry, new details emerged Wednesday of how the city plans to enforce the new rules. For example, in an effort at more flexible and effective enforcement, officials are drafting rules that would enable them to punish low-level violations without having to take the offenders to criminal court. Read the full article…

Puyallup Police Get Educated On New Frontier Of Drug Labs

Federal prosecutors are seeking a 10-year, maximum sentence for a man who joined two tech workers in running a hash-oil operation that exploded

WASHINGTON: When an unexpected THC/hash oil drug lab explosion occurred in the 1500 block of Shaw Road on May 20, the Puyallup Police Department and Central Pierce Fire and Rescue responded not wholly knowing what to expect. “We never have had anything like this before,” said Captain Scott Engle, spokesperson for the police department. “This is Read the full article…

Nigeria Farmers Abandon Food Crops For Cannabis

The NDLEA boss said that more than 1 400 hectares of land was used last year for cannabis plantation.

NIGERIA:  Most Nigerian farmers now abandon growing food and economic crops for cannabis in a bid to become instant millionaires , the country’s anti-narcotics agency said on Saturday. In a statement, Ahmadu Giade, the chairperson of the Nigeria’s National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), said: “It is sad and disturbing that most farmers are now Read the full article…