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Hilo Jury Finds Marijuana Minister Guilty

A Hilo jury has found Rev. Nancy Harris guilty of commercial promotion of marijuana, promotion of a detrimental drug and possession of drug paraphernalia. The jury deliberated for less than 2 hours before reaching their decision. Hawaii County Deputy Prosecutor Rick Damerville said the state would be seeking probation at her sentencing, scheduled for November 3. Also...
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Ninth Circuit Court Affirms Eddy Lepp Conviction

Ninth Circuit Court Affirms Eddy Lepp Conviction

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco has affirmed the 2008 conviction of marijuana advocate and Cannabis Reverend Charles Edward “Eddy” Lepp. Lepp was convicted in 2008 of  conspiracy after federal agents discovered 32,000 Cannabis plants on his Lake County property. His 10-year prison term began in 2009. In a memorandum, Circuit Court Judges Silverman and...
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