Home | Community | Message Board


RVF Garden Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Feedback and Administration >> Shroomery News Service

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
OfflinemotamanM
old hand
 User Gallery
Registered: 12/18/02
Posts: 6,021
Last seen: 11 days, 11 hours
Police: Steve-O Swallows pot
    #1576308 - 05/25/03 02:32 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

http://www.daytondailynews.com/news/content/news/daily/0524steveo.html

Police: Steve-O Swallows pot
Associated Press

STOCKHOLM, Sweden | One of the stars of MTV?s Jackass was arrested in Sweden after saying he swallowed a condom filled with marijuana, police said Friday.

Stephen Glover ? known as Steve-O on the defunct series ? was arrested Thursday after police raided his hotel room in Stockholm. Glover and other Jackass regulars had performed their Don?t Try This at Home show in the Swedish capital Wednesday night.

Prosecutor Gunnar Fjaestad said the raid happened after Glover said he swallowed the condom as a stunt.

Jason Berk, Glover?s attorney in the United States, said Friday the arrest was a ??major misunderstanding and a failure to differentiate between the person and his art.??

Glover, 28, could face charges of narcotics smuggling and possession of illegal drugs. A detention hearing is scheduled for the weekend and a judge will decide whether he should be kept in jail while prosecutors prepare any charges.


http://www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/1054059379389_36/?hub=Entertainment

Jackass star arrested in Sweden

Associated Press

STOCKHOLM, Sweden ? A star of MTV's "Jackass" admitted in a Swedish court that he had drugs in his hotel room, but said he joked about swallowing a condom filled with marijuana and hashish.

The Stockholm district court ordered Stephen Glover ? known as Steve-O on the defunct series ? held in jail until June 6 while a prosecutor prepares possible charges of drug smuggling and drug possession. Sweden has some of Europe's strictest anti-drug laws.

"I had an Ecstasy pill in my bag and I smoked marijuana in the hotel room. I admit to both of those crimes," Glover said during the hearing Saturday. He denied smuggling the drugs into Sweden and said he was only joking when he described the condom stunt to a Swedish newspaper and on his Web site.

The reports led police to raid Glover's hotel room Thursday in Stockholm, where they found marijuana and an Ecstasy pill. Glover and other members of the "Jackass" crew had performed their "Don't Try This at Home" show in the Swedish capital the night before.

"I apologize that my bad sense of humor has wasted so much of the Swedish taxpayers' money," he told the court.

Glover's court-appointed defense lawyer, Bjoern Hurtig, said he'd appeal the detention order because it would keep the entertainer from making a living.

Jason Berk, Glover's attorney in the United States, said: "To suggest that Steve-O is a flight risk is almost humorous. This is a person whose whereabouts are known by the general public every day of his life."

Berk added that Glover wouldn't endanger his career by becoming a fugitive.







--------------------
http://heffter.org


Edited by motaman (05/27/03 02:38 PM)


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineHans_Moleman
????

Registered: 04/07/03
Posts: 3,676
Loc: Canadia
Last seen: 9 years, 1 month
Re: Police: Steve-O Swallows pot [Re: motaman]
    #1580399 - 05/27/03 03:17 AM (13 years, 6 months ago)

that's shitty!!


--------------------
One of the reasons marijuana is illegal today because growers in the 30s lobbied against hemp farmers -- they saw it as competition, because It is not chemically addictive as is nicotine, alcohol, or caffeine.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Feedback and Administration >> Shroomery News Service

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Man Sues Police Over Confiscated Pot Plants [CA] veggie 1,020 2 09/24/08 12:30 AM
by Coaster
* Police dog finds pot, not axe attacker
( 1 2 all )
myshoesarered 3,837 24 06/22/08 10:38 PM
by DepthToTheCore
* Ore. police say many pot finds are of the legal kind veggie 1,590 6 08/20/07 03:35 PM
by Seuss
* Police bust $30M pot 'repackaging' operation in Tucson [AZ] veggie 1,025 0 10/17/08 10:58 PM
by veggie
* Police Cheif Supports Pot Farmers
chemiKalz
1,029 0 05/16/07 11:54 AM
by chemiKalz
* Fla. teens try to swallow pot during traffic stop [NORTH PORT, Fla.]
( 1 2 all )
Bridgeburner 3,506 29 03/04/09 05:53 PM
by yeahbuddyyyyyyyy
* Police: Australian swallows drugs, dies (hash)
( 1 2 all )
jeverden 2,568 20 04/30/08 02:41 AM
by alphabeatu
* Police: Man Grows Pot Because It's Too Expensive to Buy [JACKSONVILLE] Bridgeburner 1,525 9 06/07/08 11:58 PM
by usg543

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: motaman, karode13, Alan Rockefeller, naum, Mostly_Harmless
1,667 topic views. 1 members, 16 guests and 2 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
High Mountain Compost
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2016 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.034 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 14 queries.