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  1. Ron Strider

    CA: LA Lawyer Sentenced For Role In Large Sacramento, Sutter County Marijuana Grows

    A Los Angeles lawyer has been sentenced to four years in federal prison for his involvement in large-scale marijuana cultivation operations in Sacramento and Sutter counties. Nathan Hoffman, 57, was sentenced Tuesday in Sacramento by U.S. District Judge John A. Mendez for conspiring to...
  2. Ron Strider

    Illegal Marijuana Farm Damages California Archaeological Site

    A 30-year-old Mexican national has been sentenced to three years in prison for running a large illegal marijuana operation that caused extensive damage to a large prehistoric Tűbatulabal archaeological site, U.S. Attorney Phillip A. Talbert announced Monday. Rafael Torres-Armenta (Torres) had...
  3. Ron Strider

    Man Who Disguised Broccoli As Marijuana Sentenced After Shooting Unhappy Buyers

    A Colorado man, who shot a pair of would-be pot purchasers who became upset when they realized they'd been duped with a bag of broccoli, was sentenced to 16 years in prison last week. Sababu Colbert-Evans, 26, of Aurora, Colo. was sentenced on July 21, according to Fox 31 Denver. Colbert-Evans...
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    One In Ten Defendants Sentenced To Federal Prison In 2015 Violated Marijuana Laws

    Washington, DC: Eight percent of defendants sentenced to federal prison in 2015 were convicted of violating marijuana laws, according to a June 2016 federal report issued by the United States Sentencing Commission. According to the report, the US government prosecuted 71,184 cases in 2015 in...