Marijuana

Abel Jesse O’Dwyer (Source: Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office)

Marathon Man Reportedly Caught With Stash Of Pot, Xanax

A late night traffic stop led to the arrest of Marathon man who reportedly had a stash of drugs in his truck and home.

02/01/2015

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GOP Senator Offers Medical Marijuana Plan

Less than three months after Florida voters narrowly rejected a plan to legalize medical marijuana, a Republican senator Monday filed a bill that would allow patients to get pot if they suffer from diseases such as cancer, AIDS, epilepsy or multiple sclerosis.

01/26/2015

George Rochela (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Cops Recover Pot After Car Chase Ends In Coral Gables

One car chase, two crashes and several boxes of marijuana seized by police sounds like something out of an action flick. But for some City of Miami police officers, it’s how they started off their new year.

01/01/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 7:  Marijuana plants grow at Perennial Holistic Wellness Center, a not-for-profit medical marijuana dispensary in operation since 2006, on September 7, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. A group of activists have submitted about 50,000 signatures in an effort to force a referendum on a marijuana dispensary ban in Los Angeles to take effect next week. A minimum of 27,425 valid signatures from registered voters is needed to let voters decide on the issue in March, and until the number can be verified, the ban will not be enforced. . The ban would not prevent patients or cooperatives of two or three people to grow their own in small amounts. Californians voted to legalize medical cannabis use in 1996, clashing with federal drug laws.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Florida Tribes Review New US Policy On Marijuana

Amid a new U.S. Justice Department policy allowing tribes to cultivate and grow marijuana, it is unclear what effect it will have in Florida.

12/13/2014

Emmanuel Williams and Mejia arrested in Operation Willy Wonka (Source: Miami-Dade Police Department)

Miami-Dade Police Arrest 31 In Operation ‘Willy Wonka’

After a yearlong investigation on a Miami street gang, police arrested 31 people, seized copious amounts of drugs and recovered several weapons.

11/13/2014

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Seniors Could Be Key On Medical Marijuana In Florida

One of the more intriguing items on this year’s ballot could come down to the way that senior citizens vote.

11/02/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 7:  Marijuana plants grow at Perennial Holistic Wellness Center, a not-for-profit medical marijuana dispensary in operation since 2006, on September 7, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. A group of activists have submitted about 50,000 signatures in an effort to force a referendum on a marijuana dispensary ban in Los Angeles to take effect next week. A minimum of 27,425 valid signatures from registered voters is needed to let voters decide on the issue in March, and until the number can be verified, the ban will not be enforced. . The ban would not prevent patients or cooperatives of two or three people to grow their own in small amounts. Californians voted to legalize medical cannabis use in 1996, clashing with federal drug laws.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

In Debate Over Medical Marijuana, Some See Dollars

Entrepreneurs putting pressure for passage of medical marijuana in Florida say it could bring billions of dollars worth of economic growth.

10/18/2014

(Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

BSO Deputy Arrested For Accepting Sexual Favors

A Broward Sheriff’s Office deputy was arrested Monday for not arresting a woman in exchange for sexual favors.

10/13/2014

(Source: AP)

“Operation No Grow” Busts 13 Alleged Marijuana Grow Houses

Miami-Dade police detectives busted more than a dozen alleged grow houses for Operation No Grow.

10/10/2014

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Debate Brews Over Whether Medical Pot Already Legal

A Jacksonville law firm has created a firestorm in the already heated debate about whether Floridians should allow doctors to order medical marijuana for sick patients.

10/06/2014

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