Rotorua-based drug bust: Bogus companies, leased premises, stolen power and 19 offenders

The masterminds behind an elaborate $4.2 million Rotorua-based cannabis growing operation set up bogus companies and leased buildings to grow premium crops that supplied drug dealers in bulk. The drug syndicate partnered with a Unison foreman who tampered with wiring at their leased buildings to steal power, saving the offenders thousands of dollars but also helping to avoid suspicion. Details

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Ask Amy: Nightmare bosses bust through boundaries – The Denver Post

Dear Readers: Every year during this time I step away from my column to work on other creative projects. I hope you enjoy these “Best Of” Q&A from 10 years ago, which I’ve retrieved from my advice-vault. Today’s topic is: “Whoa – That’s Inappropriate!” I also invite readers to subscribe to my weekly “Asking Amy” newsletter, at Amydickinson.substack.com, where I

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Instagram Influencer Ordered To Pay Ex-BF HUGE $$$ For ‘Relentless’ & ‘Extensive’

Instagram is all fun and games… until the lawsuit is heard in court and you’ve gotta pay BIG bucks for defamation… This week, a judge in British Columbia ordered IG influencer Noelle Halcrow to pay more than $230,000 Canadian dollars (about $177,000 US dollars) to ex-boyfriend Brandon Rook. According to the judge’s ruling, the payment stems from a series of defamatory social

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