Vancouver hemp store and seed emporium, the Amsterdam, was raided for the third time on July 20 at 8 pm. The Amsterdam’s owners, Karen Watson and Sita Windheim, are both facing charges of trafficking in marijuana seeds. One of their employees was also charged and spent the night in jail.
Police entered the store with a warrant and ransacked the place, confiscating about $3,000 retail in cannabis seeds. According to store employees, the police expressed reluctance with having to raid the store.
* The Amsterdam: tel (604) 683-7200; www.theamsterdam.com