Monthly Archives: January 2016

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Prevention, Enforcement and Rehabilitation; Working together solves the drug problem

2016-01-21T00:52:47+00:00January 21st, 2016|

By: Lt. Jason J. Grellner, Vice President National Narcotics Officers’ Associations’ Coalition Listening to, and reading the transcript of, the “60 Minutes” interview of Michael Botticelli, Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), I felt betrayed. In response, I would tell Director Botticelli that the past 40 years of drug law enforcement

Guy W. Farmer: ‘Medical’ marijuana for Carson City

2016-01-21T00:43:44+00:00January 21st, 2016|

This article by Guy W. Farmer appeared in the Nevada Appeal on January 17th. Sheriff Ken Furlong blamed a marijuana deal gone bad for a murder that occurred here last Monday morning. And that got me thinking about the “medical” pot shop that will open in Carson City later this year. It was going to

Marijuana’s Role in Las Vegas Tragedy

2016-01-15T22:05:42+00:00January 15th, 2016|

When Lakeisha Holloway plowed her ’96 Oldsmobile 4-door sedan into a group of pedestrians on the Las Vegas Strip last month, the reasons behind the reckless act were baffling. Yet, the results were quickly apparent. Holloway, 24, had her toddler in the car with her. Luckily, the 3-year-old was unharmed. Not so lucky was Jessica