Stories tagged: Drug War
Wed., Sept. 16, 2015
Enforcement savings byproduct of legal pot in Washington
Boy did a lot of people suddenly start smoking marijuana. Washingtonians and visitors have spent almost a quarter-billion dollars on retail weed since legalization. It’s a lot of money. Enough …
Fri., April 4, 2014, 1:53 p.m.
Legal pot in Colorado hasn’t stopped black market
A 25-year-old is shot dead trying to sell marijuana the old-fashioned, illegal way. Two men from Texas set up a warehouse to grow more than they would ever need. And …
Tue., Sept. 20, 2011, 7:09 p.m.
Gunmen dump 35 bodies on busy avenue in Mexico
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Masked gunmen blocked traffic on a busy avenue in a Gulf of Mexico coastal city Tuesday and dumped the bodies of 35 slaying victims as horrified …
Wed., July 13, 2011
‘Exile Nation’ challenges drug policies
Charles Shaw considers himself a former POW of the drug war, a felon turned filmmaker who wants to expose the injustice of the mass incarceration of drug offenders, which he …