Oregon illegal pot grows: More calls to send National Guard

10/18/21–Jackson County Commissioners asked Gov. Kate Brown to send in the Oregon National Guard “to assist, as able, in the enforcement of laws related to the production of cannabis.” They also directly appealed to Oregon Senate President Peter Courtney and House Speaker Tina Kotek for help getting additional funding to tackle the problem due to the proliferation of industrial-scale marijuana farms getting so bad and so brazen. Read