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22 Arrested In Connecticut-California ‘Drug Pipeline’

Local and federal officials say they have arrested twenty-two people in a drug ring that shipped heroin, cocaine and marijuana from California to the greater Hartford area.

10/31/2013

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Glastonbury Police Seize Marijuana, Rum, Beer; Arrest Seven Teens

Glastonbury police seized 14 grams of marijuana, three bottles of rum and 22 cans of beer when they checked two carloads of teenagers on Country Club Roa

10/28/2013

Bruce Bisi (Courtesy Farmington Police)

Police Bust Marijuana Growing Operation

Farmington Police, acting on a tip  from Southington Police  found a marijuana growing operation at a home at 44 Two Mile Road Wednesday afternoon. Officers  found large quantities of  marijuana that had been cut and […]

09/25/2013

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Vt. Man, 73, Plants Mystery Seeds, Gets Pot Ticket

A 73-year-old man who was given the first civil marijuana ticket in a Vermont town says he had planted some seeds he found in a box and “got spanked” by police after it grew into a pot plant.

08/30/2013

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Federal Government Unveils Marijuana Enforcement Priorities

Now that some states have decriminalized small amounts of recreational marijuana, and others, like Connecticut, are moving forward with medical marijuana laws, the federal Justice Department is outlining its enforcement priorities.

08/29/2013

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Drug Bust In West Haven, After Investigation

A drug bust in West Haven Thursday at 6:30pm yielded 183 bags of Heroin, pills, marijuana and paraphernalia — along with almost $2,500 cash. The West Haven Police Street Crime unit and additional officers executed […]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–08/16/2013

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Federal Law Conflicts With Farmers In States That Allow Hemp Growth

Some Vermont farmers want to plant hemp now that the state has a law setting up rules to grow the plant, a cousin of marijuana that’s more suitable for making sandals than getting high.

07/21/2013

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Route 8 Bust

A man  speeding on Route 8 late Saturday night  is  facing narcotics and other charges.Just before  11:30 pm  a State Trooper  clocked   24 year old Nathan Araujo of Naugatuck doing  83 miles per hour in […]

07/07/2013

Mitchell Pelc (Courtesy Springfield Fire)

Firefighters Find Pot-Growing Operation As They Battle Blaze

Police say a building owner who continued going back into his house while firefighters battled a fire there is facing marijuana cultivation charges,

05/14/2013

Eric Bierce Michelle Bierce (Courtesy Wolcott Police)

Another “Grow House” Raided

Police say bond was set at a quarter million dollars each for two operators of a marijuana “grow house” in Wolcott.

05/09/2013

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