Three measures to be voted on in Kern County June 6, two in California City – KERO 23ABC News

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Three measures will be on Tuesday’s ballot for voting.The first, within the Kern Valley Healthcare District, is parcel tax Measure C. The parcel tax will be $98 per year and will help keep medical equipment up to date, expand the Emergency Room and employs qualified doctors and specialists. The measure needs a 2/3 vote to pass. The …

Marijuana grow located during search warrant in Dustin Acres area – KERO 23ABC News

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DUSTIN ACRES, Calif. – On May 31, 2017, at 7:30 a.m., Sheriff’s Office narcotics officers served a search warrant at a property located just south of Dustin Acres in western Kern County. As officers conducted the search they located approximately 80 marijuana plants in various stages of growth, approximately 10 pounds of processed marijuana and illegal pesticides. A large portion …

Marijuana grow located during search warrant in Dustin Acres area … – KERO 23ABC News

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DUSTIN ACRES, Calif. – On May 31, 2017, at 7:30 a.m., Sheriff’s Office narcotics officers served a search warrant at a property located just south of Dustin Acres in western Kern County. As officers conducted the search they located approximately 80 marijuana plants in various stages of growth, approximately 10 pounds of processed marijuana and illegal pesticides. A large portion …

LOIS HENRY: California City has high hopes for marijuana industry — and its tax money – The Bakersfield Californian

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It’s really hard to write about California City’s headlong plunge into the marijuana business without being a little snickery. Pot is a weird drug. I don’t mean just because it makes people act goofy. I’m talking more about its public relations. Most people have had at least a passing experience with pot at the party level and more and more …

California Today: Still Serving Time for Marijuana – New York Times

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May 17, 2017Mike McPhateCALIFORNIA TODAYGood morning.(Want to get California Today by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Cannabis may now be legal here, but drug policy experts say many Californians remain behind bars on marijuana-related charges.Much of the attention after the passage of Proposition 64 last fall focused on its relaxing of rules against recreational marijuana use.But the measure also called for …

California Today: Still Serving Time for Marijuana – The New York … – New York Times

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May 17, 2017Mike McPhateCALIFORNIA TODAYGood morning.(Want to get California Today by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Cannabis may now be legal here, but drug policy experts say many Californians remain behind bars on marijuana-related charges.Much of the attention after the passage of Proposition 64 last fall focused on its relaxing of rules against recreational marijuana use.But the measure also called for …

New Oral Swab Technology Determines If Drivers Are High on the … – Lexology (registration)

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The California Legislature has yet to establish limits concerning cannabis consumption, following voters’ approval in November 2016 of Proposition 64, which allows recreational marijuana use. Unlike alcohol, measuring marijuana intoxication in a reliable way that can lead to admissible evidence in court has proven difficult. Although tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) − the chemical component of marijuana that causes a “high” − can …

New Oral Swab Technology Determines If Drivers Are High on the Highway – Lexology (registration)

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The California Legislature has yet to establish limits concerning cannabis consumption, following voters’ approval in November 2016 of Proposition 64, which allows recreational marijuana use. Unlike alcohol, measuring marijuana intoxication in a reliable way that can lead to admissible evidence in court has proven difficult. Although tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) − the chemical component of marijuana that causes a “high” − can …

New Oral Swab Technology Determines If Drivers Are High On The … – Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

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New Oral Swab Technology Determines If Drivers Are High on the Highway – The National Law Review

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017 The California Legislature has yet to establish limits concerning cannabis consumption, following voters’ approval in November 2016 of Proposition 64, which allows recreational marijuana use. Unlike alcohol, measuring marijuana intoxication in a reliable way that can lead to admissible evidence in court has proven difficult. Although tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) − the chemical component of marijuana that causes …

'I am despicable': Kern County lawman convicted in drug plot blames Satan – Los Angeles Times

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A former Kern County sheriff’s deputy who pleaded guilty Monday to conspiring to steal marijuana seized during criminal investigations apologized in a recorded video message for his misdeeds, saying Satan was “playing games” with him.In a May 7 video entitled “I am sorry!” Logan August appeared seated with his wife as he apologized to Kern County residents, law enforcement officials …

'I am despicable': Kern County lawman convicted in drug plot … – Los Angeles Times

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A former Kern County sheriff’s deputy who pleaded guilty Monday to conspiring to steal marijuana seized during criminal investigations apologized in a recorded video message for his misdeeds, saying Satan was “playing games” with him.In a May 7 video entitled “I am sorry!” Logan August appeared seated with his wife as he apologized to Kern County residents, law enforcement officials …

2 Ex-Deputies Plead Guilty to Marijuana Trafficking – NBC Southern California

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Federal prosecutors say two former deputies with the Kern County Sheriff’s Office pleaded guilty to selling marijuana that had been seized in raids. U.S. Attorney Phillip Talbert says 34-year-old Derrick Penney and 30-year-old Logan August pleaded guilty Monday to marijuana trafficking charges. Court documents show Penney and August were deputies with the Kern County Sheriff’s Office when in 2014 they …