Drugs This Week on Drugs
posted by April 4 at 17:35 PMon
Holy Fucking Shit: Aerial drones to hunt pot growers.
The federal government plans to escalate its eradication of marijuana plantations in the backwoods of national forests this year, beginning in California with the deployment of larger strike teams and the controversial launching of miniature, remote-controlled spy planes to outfox growers, a top Bush administration official said Thursday.
The SkySeer runs quietly and its tiny video camera can resolve whether a person is armed with a handgun from 250 feet in the air – high enough for the 4-foot-long craft to become invisible from the ground, according to its inventor, Sam De La Torres.
Detained: Red tape keeps prisoners with reduced sentences in jail.
Distracted: Cops too busy busting drugs to stop gangs.
Rejected: California kills bill to drug test welfare recipients.
Arrested: Mom allegedly gives meth to her kid.
Fair and Balanced: Are retroactive crack sentences a “gamble with our safety?”
Fairview Fanny: On drugs.
Rick Steves: Remains awesome.
Bobby Brown: Blames Whitney.
Los Angeles: Supports medical pot dispensaries.
Viet Nam: Considers shorter terms.
The Official Word: Drugs killed Tasered man.
Wacky Tobacky: Tom Cruise may sue over namesake weed.