Eric Holder, in response to a reporter's question on DEA raids of cannabis dispensaries, indicated that Obama's campaign promises are now American policy. I'm not convinced.
Calderon said the violence that killed 6,290 people last year -- and more than 1,000 in the first eight weeks of 2009 -- is a sign that the cartels are under pressure from military and police operations nationwide.
It turns out that Kellogg executives may have gotten themselves into a jam over the firing of Michael Phelps. According to VANO who rates companies reputations Kellogg has dropped from a index ranking of 9 to 83. The entire peanut butter scare had on
Stop trying to make it my problem.
Congressman Ron Paul is the most conservative, grandfatherly man to ever be admired by America's marijuana enthusiasts.
100’s of PRO-DRUG CARTEL Mexicans were blocking the entrance to the United States, yesterday and today, banging cars, shouting and holding signs. 10 people were killed Wed. and 12 more yesterday at the border (5 of which were children!!!)
Rather than objecting to marijuana decrim on any rational basis, this dynamic duo of dimwits chose to resuscitate long-discredited Reefer Madness myths as valid reasons for the bill not to move forward. Sen. Hargrove said one of his former fraternity
Mexican President Felipe Calderón on Thursday defended the deployment of the military in his fight against drug cartels, vowing that the army would continue to patrol cities until the country's weakened and often-corrupt police forces were retrai
The head of the Drug Enforcement Administration spent more than $123,000 to charter a private jet to fly to Bogota, Colombia, last fall instead of taking one of the agency's 106 planes. The DEA paid a contractor an additional $5,380 to arrange
Michael Phelps will not face criminal charges after a photo of him apparently smoking marijuana from a pipe sparked an investigation in South Carolina. Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott said Monday that he didn't have enough physical evidence
Even those who see Mexico merely in terms of illegal immigration ought to broaden their horizons. If the lawlessness down south isn’t reduced, immigration pressure will increase as more Mexicans seek refuge from the violence.
Sheriff Lott has made fighting drug crimes a central plank of his career. He rose from patrol officer to captain of the narcotics division and was well-known for wearing stylish suits like on "Miami Vice" and driving a Porsche seized from a
In an effort to prevent criminals from using prepaid cellphones to extort money and negotiate kidnapping ransoms, Mexico is requiring that all mobile phone companies build up a database on their clients.
The war against drugs is failing and the U.S. government should break with "prohibition" policies that have achieved little more than cram its prisons and stoke violence, three former Latin American presidents said.
The sheriff who lead the charge in the Michael Phelps Marijuana case arresting eight and confiscating the famous BONG from eBay owns a armored vehicle and 50 Cal. machine guns and he is not afraid to use them against citizens of South Carolina.
Mexican soldiers fought gun battles with drug cartel hitmen near the U.S. border on Tuesday after gangsters abducted local police in violence that killed 21 people and left bodies strewn in the desert.
Since investigators began trying to build a case, they've made eight arrests: seven for drug possession and one for distribution. The department has also located and confiscated the bong.
Vote "yes" in this poll AND send an additional message if you believe Odessa, TX PD overstepped their bounds in raiding the Kop Busters' home.
The Washington state legislature is looking at a bill which would decriminalize adult marijuana possession in the Evergreen State. There are many, many reasons that reducing the penalties for marijuana is a good thing. But the biggest and best is: Yo
When I first read that Richland County, South Carolina Sheriff Leon Lott was planning to pursue charges against Michael Phelps, I thought the sheriff’s name looked familiar. Then I remembered, I wrote about him in the Citings section of our December
Since President Obama took office two weeks ago, the DEA has undertaken at least seven separate raids of state-authorized medical marijuana providers in California and Colorado.
Five DEA raids on medical marijuana facilities since January 20 have reformers upset, but hopeful. Meanwhile, their political fu is up in smoke.
There have been three DEA raids on medical cannabis facilities since Jan 20, 2009. How many will it take before true believers realize that candidate Obama made promises that President Obama doesn't intend to keep?
Ryan Frederick was convicted of voluntary manslaughter in the shooting death of Det. Jarrod Shivers, part of a dynamic entry team breaking into Fredrick's house in 2008. [the tragedy continues to be compounded]
Once again the question surfaces: "Who owns you?" But that never enters the discussion...
An Illinois jury has found a man innocent in a marijuana case that would have sent him to prison. Disabled Vietnam veteran Loren Swift, 59, was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to deliver, and he faced a mandatory minimum of six years
Biden was instrumental in ushering in an era where open discussion about drugs is treated as a threat. Now, he must recognize that it’s the lack of an open discussion about this issue that’s the real threat.
Peat says he was accosted by several DEA agents, who asked him questions about who he was and where he was going. He told them he was a poker player, and had $15,000 in cash in his pocket. [bye, bye cash and Rolex]
As Obama has rocketed up the political landscape, he had a front row seat to the real and disastrous effects that drug laws were having in the neighborhoods of Chicago.
The heroin trafficking industry in Afghanistan amounts to over half of the country’s GDP. The strategy of targeting the opium trade hasn’t just been ineffective, it’s completely undermined NATO's overall mission.