Women Grow supports women in the cannabis industry. They will be marking their one-year anniversary at this meeting. Guest speakers include Jared Yonkers of Cannabiz Accounting and Patrick Cox of Tax Defense Partners. Continue reading
Orange County Sheriff
NEWS, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contacts: Lt. Jeff Hallock, 714.904.7042, JHallock@ocsd.org; Emily Osterberg, 714.647.1840, EOsterberg@ocsd.org
Marijuana Cultivation Eradicated by Narcotics Investigators
LAGUNA WILDERNESS PARK, Calif. – (August 15, 2014) – On Friday, August 15, Orange County Sheriff’s Department narcotics investigators are conducting a marijuana cultivation eradication operation in the Muddy Canyon area of the Laguna Wilderness Park. The location is south of the SR 73 toll road, east of Newport Coast Drive near East Coastal Peak Park and Ridge Park Road. The plants are located on property in OC Parks jurisdiction, outside city limits. Investigators have estimated there to be approximately 2500-4000 marijuana plants in various stages of maturity. Continue reading
In the wake of the new law that made marijuana legal in the State of Colorado, the Movoto Real Estate Blog set out to determine through the power of data, which are the top ten highest cities in America. After an amount of research that would seem like the most seriously difficult thing ever to a habitual toker, they concluded that, yes, the Mile-High City really is the best place for getting high in the 50 states–but it’s not alone. And Orange County is very well represented.
These are the 10 highest cities in America: Continue reading
For Immediate Release, Case # TBA: November 12, 2013
WHO: Ryan Anthony Kevorkian, 34, and Naomi Josette Kevorkian, 33
WHAT: Are scheduled to be arraigned tomorrow for their role in the kidnapping, torturing, and sexual mutilation of a marijuana dispensary owner whom they believed to be burying large amounts of cash in the desert. The defendants are each charged with two felony counts of kidnapping for ransom and one felony count each of aggravated mayhem, torture, and first degree residential burglary, with a sentencing enhancement for inflicting great bodily injury. If convicted, they each face a maximum sentence of life in state prison without the possibility of parole. Continue reading
Orange County District Attorney Press Release
For Immediate Release, Case # TBA: November 8, 2013
*One defendant fled to Iran and was arrested while traveling to Spain; a fourth man was charged in 2012 in this case
SANTA ANA – Three defendants have been arrested, including one who had fled to Iran, for the kidnapping, torture, and sexual mutilation of a marijuana dispensary owner whom they believed to be burying large amounts of cash in the desert. Continue reading
What: The IUCC Advocates for Peace and Justice and OC NORML are presenting “Legalize It”, a documentary about the Yes on Propostion 19 campaign, as the April selection of their monthly movie night.
When: Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 7:00pm.
Where: Irvine United Congregational Church (Plumer Hall)
4915 Alton Parkway, Irvine, 92604
Admission: Free (A free will donation will be taken at the event) Continue reading