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Man arrested in Colorado being persecuted for Religious beliefs

Man claims pot is part of his religion

Posted: // Jan 28, 2010 7:00 AM CST Thursday, January 28, 2010 8:00 AM EST Updated: // Jan 28, 2010 7:00 AM CST


AVON, Colo. (AP) – Holy smoke! That’s the basis of Trevor Douglas’ marijuana defense.

He claims pot is a sacrament.

The Avon, Colo. man says he belongs to the THC Ministry and maintains he’s being prosecuted for his religious beliefs.

He was pulled over by a state trooper for an expired license plate.

Authorities say he had less than an ounce of pot on him, as well as a pipe. Douglas is due in court March 9.



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