Incident near 72nd Ave. and 120th St. appears to be targeted, say police
No one has been seriously injured
Depending on whom you ask, Colorado's marijuana black market has either vanished or expanded since weed was legalized in the state.
A broad spectrum of prominent Mexicans, including former ministers, businessmen, artists and a Nobel Prize-winning scientist, on Wednesday urged the government to decriminalize marijuana in a bid to curb gang violence and corruption.
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Shortly after the bomb ripped through the prominent gangster’s motor home – a dramatic escalation from the hail of bullets British Columbians have come to expect from organized crime – police arranged sit-downs with street-level gangsters and their bosses. Gunfire is one thing, but bombings, authorities made clear at the meetings, would not be tolerated.
Most British Columbians, I'm sure, won't weep over the murder in Mexico of drug kingpin Tom Gisby and other B.C. gangbangers.
Thomas Gisby kept such a low profile that his name never made the news – until he was killed in Mexico, causing police to warn that a gang war that has already featured two dramatic attacks in British Columbia could explode in public again.
It's time for greater military co-operation in North America's long war on drugs, Defence Minister Peter MacKay and his U.S. and Mexican counterparts said Tuesday.
Politicians created drug prohibition. Drug prohibition created the gangs and cartels. Now Stephen Harper and the Conservative Party of Canada have passed new laws guaranteed to give the gangs more power.