Possible marijuana use key point in crash trial

“Murphy had another officer, who was a drug recognition expert, interview Mineweaser. Although he didn’t stay with Mineweaser during that entire interview, he did say that Mineweaser was swaying when asked to stand on one leg. Murphy said he could smell marijuana in Mineweaser’s vehicle and saw a half smoked marijuana blunt inside.” -Read the…

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Research indicates increasing rates of crash deaths involving both alcohol and cannabis

“New research indicates that between 2000 and 2018, the percentage of car crash deaths in the United States involving cannabis have doubled, and the percentage of deaths involving both cannabis and alcohol, have more than doubled. Researchers from Boston Medical Center, Boston University, and University of Victoria found people who died in crashes involving cannabis…

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Man sentenced to 15 years in prison for 2019 accident

“On Monday, Joseph Brown plead guilty of reckless driving, driving under the influence and causing a collision and was sentenced to 15 years in prison. The accident took place on November 11, 2019. Brown was under the influence of alcohol and marijuana, drove through a red light at the intersection of North Slappey Boulevard and…

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