Federal agents have arrested a group of brothers and three other people who operated a “violent, armed drug gang” in northwest Detroit.
The judge said it wasn’t clear the pot shops were illegal until the Michigan Supreme Court ruled earlier this year.
Supporters of legalizing marijuana take the next step toward getting the issue placed on the November ballot.
Police say a family found a pipe stuffed with marijuana inside a Kids Meal bought for a 4-year-old boy at a Burger King restaurant in southern Michigan.
Advocates pushing for broader legalization of marijuana in Michigan hope to send a message of support — and economic clout — by spending $2 bills.
Michigan’s Court of Appeals has ruled that baked goods and other food containing marijuana’s active ingredient aren’t considered “usable marijuana” under state law unless they contain plant material.
It appears someone pulled out a row of corn and planted the pot
Kile’s goal is to share his message with President Barack Obama that legalization would give people safer, cheaper access to the drug for medical reasons.
During the raids, police seized 2.5 kilograms of processed marijuana, 150 marijuana plants, seven handguns, 57,000 rounds of ammunition and 21 improvised explosive devices.
A farmer caught growing thousands of marijuana plants has been spared prison and placed on probation by a compassionate judge who says the case “screams out” for leniency.