Arrests Being Made In Michael Phelps ...

Arrests Being Made In Michael Phelps Flap

There are 3 comments on the CBS 3 story from Feb 12, 2009, titled Arrests Being Made In Michael Phelps Flap. In it, CBS 3 reports that:

Police in the South Carolina county where Michael Phelps was photographed smoking from a marijuana pipe have been arresting people as they seek to make a case against the superstar swimmer, a lawyer for one ...

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bob

Morgan Hill, CA

#1 Feb 12, 2009
sounds like the redneck cop has nothing better to do with his time. funny that in a state that produces cigarettes, which kill over 430,000 people a year, he has the time to focus on an olympian that was smoking cannabis, which has never been proven to kill even 1 person. only in america.
OldHeathen

Los Angeles, CA

#2 Feb 12, 2009
Marijuana Prohibition is inconsistent with a free society , Phelps , All American Hero , Sports superstar of World quality , Proves marijuana can be smoked as safely as a beer can be drunk. It also proves how radical these nazi social conservatives are. How ' DARE' Phelps prove them wrong! and by the way ,
"Lott has made fighting drug crimes a central plank of his career. He rose from patrol officer to captain of the narcotics division in the early 1990s and was well-known in the county for wearing stylish suits like the drug agents on "Miami Vice" and driving a Porsche seized from a drug dealer. He was elected sheriff in 1996." Miami Vice? DRIVING A SEIZED PORSCHE?? What other seized property has he taken as his own? Richland County Sheriff LEON LOTT sounds like HE SHOULD BE INVESTIGATED !!! LIBERTY!!
Robert

Westfield, MA

#3 Feb 12, 2009
How can anyone make the argument "there's no need to decriminalize it since police never arrest you on minor possession anyway" when this dumbass is trying to arrest someone on a photograph?

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