• Pot legalization is drying up the asset forfeiture revenue of anti-drug task forces. This is more of a feature than a bug.

• Sweetwater, Florida city commissioner Isolina Maroño attempted to file criminal charges against a TV reporter who is investigating her and her son, who happens to be the mayor. To their credit, the police declined.

• A lawsuit alleges that police in Delaware County, Ohio mocked a Latino man suspected of drunk driving, handcuffed him, took him to a Taco Bell parking lot, and then abandoned him there. He was then struck and killed by a passing motorist.

• The Massachusetts ACLU is pushing to dismiss all 40,000 convictions involving disgraced crime lab analyst Annie Dookhan. She has admitted to falsifying countless drug test results over  a period of several years.

• Colorado pot shops pulled in $5 million in sales during their first week of legal operation.

• Say hello to Krokodil, your latest media-induced drug war panic.