Attorneys: Toxicology Report Proves Security Guard Was High When He Shot, Paralyzed Monroe Bird III

Source: KJRH.Com TULSA – The family of Monroe Bird III, who was shot by an apartment security guard earlier this year, said at a news conference Tuesday the guard’s toxicology report show’s he was high on marijuana on the night of the shooting. Bird’s family’s attorneys, Benjamin Crump and Damario Solomon-Simmons, said Tuesday they’d recently reviewed Ricky Stone’s toxicology report, …

Arrest Warrant Issued After Adrian Peterson Admits Smoking “Weed”

Source:  /ESPN Prosecutors in Montgomery County, Texas, have filed paperwork to have Adrian Peterson rearrested after he told a court employee he had recently smoked marijuana. Adrian Peterson’s latest legal issue makes it less likely that he’ll ever play for the Vikings again. According to the filing signed by Bill Delmore, the Assistant District Attorney for the state of Texas, …

D.C. marijuana decriminalization law takes effect

Source:  Melanie Eversley/USA Today A marijuana decriminalization law passed by the D.C. Council in the spring took effect Thursday at 12:01 a.m. after a Congressional review process passed. The new law, like others around the country, eases punishments for minor marijuana offenses. Now, unless someone is discovered carrying more than an ounce of marijuana, officers can only confiscate the drug …