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Thursday, July 07, 2016 @ 8:00 PM  

Appeal by the accused, Pino, from a conviction for possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking. Police received a tip of a marijuana grow operation, conducted an investigation, and obtained a search warrant. They set up surveillance prior to the execution of the warrant. The accused, a cleaning woman, exited the target residence and placed a box in the trunk of her vehicle and drove away. Police took the accused down at gunpoint while wearing masks. They seized 50 marijuana plants from the trunk of...