Category Archives: homeless

A Homeless Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For A $20 Marijuana Sale Is Freed After 12 Years

In 2008, Fate Winslow was approached by a plain-clothed undercover police officer in Shreveport, Louisiana, looking for some marijuana. Winslow, recently homeless at the time, borrowed a friend’s bike and came back 10 minutes later with two small bags of marijuana worth $20, according to the Innocence Project New Orleans, who represented Winslow. The officer […]

Formerly Homeless Man Gives Out Socks, Cannabis At Unusual Saskatoon Event

When Sterling Wilde was on the street, there was one thing he could never find: a pair of clean socks. After he got off the street and became a cannabis activist, he decided there was one thing that always improved his day: a joint. Since 2018, Wilde has married his past and his passion by […]

Windsor Cannabis Store Raising Money For Homeless During Grand Opening

Windsor’s fourth legal cannabis store is holding its grand opening with a fundraiser for the city’s less fortunate. Boondom, in Pillette Village, officially opens its doors to the public on Friday. “I think you’re going to see a real welcoming vibe that’s missing in the Windsor community in this particular type of retail environment,” says […]