CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- A man who police say was caught with two pounds of marijuana allegedly told officers the drug wasn't his because he stole it.Well, yes: Isn't possession nine-tenths of the law?
Linn County Attorney Harold Denton said it doesn't matter how Bradley Robison, 18, got the marijuana -- only that he had it. "If you steal it, you steal it and you possess it," Denton said. "It's a double whammy."
Tuesday, October 03, 2006
This must have seemed like a good excuse at the time
An AP story reported in this morning's Chicago Sun-Times: