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Chong gets 9 months in Federal Prison

Rumpy Tunanator

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And too emotional for your link to work. Man I can't believe they threw him in prison, and to think rapists get lighter terms. This country is going to hell. Where was cheech on this one?
 

SkeLeton

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So.. 9 months for selling bongs?!?!?!?! That IS frigin insane! What next? wine glass makers get the chair?
 

The Irish One

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I think he did get caught with a pound of pot BUT, the warrant was only for bong search so the pot is not included. He sold bongs over state boundaries and I guess that's a crime.
 

Rumpy Tunanator

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"facing the prospect of a nine-month jail sentence after being convicted of selling glass pipes on the internet which can be used for smoking cannabis"

-Where is everybody that are selling this sort of stuff on the internet? How come they're not in jail? I think Cheech is behind this.
 

Wulf9

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Note that the article is in a UK paper. There probably won't be a lot of press in the controlled US media.

Also note for cities and counties wondering how to make budgets work, that "Some 650,000 people in the US are arrested each year for minor cannabis possession." What a drain on public resources. How much taxpayer money is required to put Chong in prison for 9 months? That's a pretty wasteful use of tax money.
 

Jen

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Free Chong

dang thats sad, though he probably won't serve the entire run on his 9 mos. Still doesn't seem fair, I bet the rolling paper manufacturers are behind this and what about all those glass blowers, they're part of our creative class that are spurring economic hope in our inner cities! What about them? With chong outta the picture who is gonna be the top distributor of made in the USA multi chambered pleasure pipes? Along with porn, the cannabis sector is one of our recession proof industries!!!!!
 

tsc

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people do a lot less or absolutely no time for crimes that really are offensive.
 

Big Easy King

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I have the urge to bust out the Cheech and Chong flicks, especially "Nice Dreams." Tommy Chong better not pick up the soap!!! ;-)
 
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