Ban on state aid to federal marijuana cops proposed

Ban on state aid to federal marijuana cops proposed

Record Searchlight – Local News by Joe Szydlowski, February 24, 2017 Less than a week before the White House hinted at new operations targeting recreational marijuana Thursday afternoon, several California legislators have already submitted a bill to bar any...
Benno trial finally gets underway

Benno trial finally gets underway

Record Searchlight – Local News by Jim Schultz, February 22, 2017 Nearly three years after their arrests on illegal marijuana cultivation and weapon charges, the criminal trial for outspoken medical marijuana activist James Benno and his two sons finally got...
California Whistleblowers: Heroes Get Big Checks for Aiding Justice

California Whistleblowers: Heroes Get Big Checks for Aiding Justice

In 2016 alone, healthcare whistleblowers received over $52,677,000 in cash rewards for helping the government recover nearly $368.7 million dollars in stolen taxpayer dollars. Yes, you did the math right. Whistleblowers pocketed 14% of the total amount the government...
Benno and sons going to trial next week

Benno and sons going to trial next week

Record Searchlight – Local News by Jim Schultz, February 3, 2017 After seven earlier postponements, medical marijuana activist James Benno and his two sons are set to begin standing trial next week in Shasta County Superior Court after two judges rejected...