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Canadian Stash Found in the Trash!

Discussion in 'Random Discussion' started by angelize56, Sep 25, 2003.

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  1. angelize56

    angelize56 Always remembered in our hearts Thread Starter

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    :D No wonder we don't want to accept Canadian trash! :D This load was valued at $75,000,000! :eek: See how careful we are here in Port Huron about what comes over our beautiful Blue Water Bridge! :)

    Driver Arrested For Hauling Marijuana In Trash
    Blue Water Bridge Inspectors Make Discovery

    POSTED: 10:56 a.m. EDT September 25, 2003
    UPDATED: 11:05 a.m. EDT September 25, 2003

    PORT HURON, Mich. -- Customs inspectors arrested the driver of a Canadian garbage truck Wednesday after they discovered 1 ton of marijuana concealed behind the trash he was transporting.

    Inspectors at the Blue Water Bridge in Port Huron (y) found the drugs after a gamma ray scanner showed anomalies in the truck's cargo, said Cherise Miles, a spokeswoman for U.S. Customs and Border Protection. (y)

    The scanner works by producing a picture, similar to an X-ray machine, of the truck's contents for inspectors to scrutinize, she said.

    The truck was then sent for a secondary inspection.

    "Upon opening the rear of the garbage truck, a plastic garbage bag filled with marijuana fell out," Miles said. (OOPS!)

    An ensuing search revealed multiple plastic and hockey bags full of marijuana, which filled up most of the rear of the garbage truck, she said. (Bet this guy crapped his pants!!)

    The driver of the truck, a 37-year-old man from India, was taken into custody and is expected to be charged with conspiracy to smuggle marijuana, Miles said.

    According to the truck's manifest, it contained solid waste (well it's waste now! :D ) and was headed to a trash dump in Michigan. The location of the dump or origin of the trash was unknown, Miles said.

    Wednesday's bust wasn't the first time drugs have been found in a garbage truck coming from Canada. In April, three people were arrested after a load of trash headed for a Wayne County landfill was used to bring 50 pounds of marijuana into the United States.

    Lawmakers who want to halt the trash shipments, which are now up to 125 truckloads a day from Canada, have been outraged to learn some of the loads contained illegal drugs, medical waste and other hazardous material not allowed in Michigan landfills.

    "A ton of marijuana in one truck!" state Rep. Kathleen Law, D-Gibraltar, exclaimed after being informed of the discovery.

    "This just underscores that trash from Canada leaves us open to this kind of illegal activity. We must pass legislation and we must regulate the bridge.

    "It's just out of control," she said. "This is scary."

    Bills designed to halt or delay trash shipments have been introduced in Congress and the state Legislature.

    In Prince Rupert, British Columbia, the U.S. consul general expressed his displeasure with the flow of marijuana from that province to the United States.

    "We don't like it," Luis Arreaga said Wednesday. "Two to 3 billion dollars in marijuana goes south every year." (YEAH! How dare we take away Canadian business! :D )

    U.S. government research shows a link between long-term brain damage and marijuana use, Arreaga said. The trade harms Canada as well, he said, because illegal guns and harder drugs flow back across the border in exchange for the marijuana.
     
  2. moonmist

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    :confused: .....im innocent !........*points at Gibbs*
     
  3. Gibble

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    ...it's only pot.
     
  4. deuce

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    you know...it's not "that bad" ;)
     
  5. moonmist

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    Ha deuce.........caught that too.....haha...i wonder if deh did?? LMAO !!!!
     
  6. TheRef310

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    dude, you realize how STONED you could get off a ton of pot???? That'd be enough to satisfy Jerry Garcia, Cheech, AND Chong!
     
  7. Prrebel

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    ...first, we're send our "cold air" down there..... now this!
     
  8. ashes@work

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    Now was that enough to actually get more then a slap on the wrist for :)
     
  9. lora_3677

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    i think that was enough to get WAY more than a slap on the wrist... my question is.. was he going to tell the people that bought it that it had been in the GARBAGE TRUCK!!! YUCK!!!
     
  10. moonmist

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    Lora..........after smoking some of that ...........do you honestly think they would care?? :):) ;)
     
  11. deh

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    Remember the etiquette ya'll


    It's puff puff pass
     
  12. lora_3677

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    i think i would care in the beginning... EWWWW!!!
     
  13. deh

    deh

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    It's Like, I don't care about nothin man,
    roll another blunt, Yea (ohh ohh ohh),

    La da da da da da La, Da Daaa,
    La da da da, La da da da, La da da daaa

    I was gonna clean my room until I got high
    I gonna get up and find the broom but then I got high
    my room is still messed up and I know why (why man?) yea heyy,
    - cause I got high [repeat 3X]

    (La da da da da da da da da)

    I was gonna go to class before I got high
    I coulda cheated and I coulda passed but I got high
    (La da da da da da da da da)
    I am taking it next semester and I know why, (why man?) yea heyy,
    - cause I got high [repeat 3X]

    (La da da da da da da da da)

    I was gonna go to work but then I got high
    I just got a new promotion but I got high
    now I'm selling dope and I know why (why man?) yea heayy,
    - cause I got high [repeat 3X]

    (La da da da da da da da da)

    I was gonna go to court before I got high
    I was gonna pay my child support but then I got high
    they took my whole paycheck and I know why (why man?) yea heayy,
    - cause I got high [repeat 3X]

    (La da da da da da da da da)

    I wasn't gonna run from the cops but I was high
    I was gonna pull right over and stop but I was high
    (La da da da da da da da da)
    Now I am a paraplegic and i know why (why man?) yea heayy,
    - because I got high [repeat 3X]

    (La da da da da da da da da)

    I was gonna pay my car note until I got high
    I was gonna gamble on the boat but then I got high
    now the tow truck is pulling away and I know why (why man?) yea heyy,
    - because I got high [repeat 3X]

    (La da da da da da da da da)

    I was gonna make love to you but then I got high
    I was gonna eat yo ***** too but then I got high
    now I'm jacking off and I know why, yea heyy,
    - cause I got high [repeat 3X]

    (La da da da da da da da da)

    I messed up my entire life because I got high
    I lost my kids and wife because I got high
    now I'm sleeping on the sidewalk and I know why (why man?) yea heyy,
    - cause I got high [repeat 3X]

    (La da da da da da da da da)

    I'm gonna stop singing this song because I'm high
    I'm singing this whole thing wrong because I'm high
    and if I dont sell one copy I know why (why man?) yea heyy,
    - cause I'm high [repeat 3X]

    La da da da da da, La da da da, Shoop shooby doo wop.
     
  14. moonmist

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    deh........LMAO !!!! almost forgot that song !!! :p
     
  15. deh

    deh

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    :D Now I'm gonna hafta listen to it.


    Then I'll be humming it all day.
     
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