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Robbers dressed as mutant turtles tortured Oregon marijuana grower

Robbers dressed as mutant turtles tortured Oregon marijuana grower

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MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — On a frosty night in December, James Bowman was alone and overcome with exhaustion. The cannabis grower had worked hard all day processing plants at his BlueSky Gardens near Wimer, lacking the money to keep his crew on hand to provide security through the night.Arguably southern Oregon's best-known grower, the 57-year-old struggled financially to make it through the harvest. His ambitious High Hopes Farm in the Applegate, once toured by legislators as a model of medical marijuana grows, had been raided by federal agents in 2012. He'd spent two years in court to avoid a conviction, which took a toll on his pocketbook.He needed this harvest to put him back on solid financial ground. Earlier on that fateful day of Dec. 16, 2016, he had just talked to an investor he though
Oregon Child Sex Ring Uncovered:

Oregon Child Sex Ring Uncovered:

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Investigators in Oregon have discovered a massive child sex ring in which children were sold as sex slaves to high ranking pedophiles for as much as $5,000 a night. Curry County residents Genevieve Wilson and Jackalene Antunes say they are working to help child victims of human trafficking in Southern Oregon, with very little help from the government. Currypilot.com reports: Soroptimist International, of which Wilson is a member, is trying to educate the public that it’s not just a Third World occurrence, while Antunes, the director of Wally’s House in Gold Beach, interviews children in abusive situations with an ear now fine-tuned to the lingo of the sexually abused. “One thing that always shocks people is that they get hold of these kids — the target group is boys aged 11 t