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A 75-Year-Old Disabled Man Was Sentenced to Life in Prison for Growing Weed for Personal Use 

The New York Times editorial board weighed in Thursday on what they called the “outrageous” sentenced handed down to Lee Carroll Brooker, a 75-year-old disabled veteran in Alabama who is serving a life sentence for growing marijuana. The NYT called on the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn Brooker’s sentence, saying it’s…

Alabama Governor's Advisor Resigns After He Confessed He Made 'Inappropriate' Remarks to Her 

A top aide to Alabama Governor Robert Bentley has resigned, in the midst of a deeply embarrassing sex scandal. Bentley is accused of committing taxpayer-backed adultery with Rebekah Caldwell Mason, who was until Wednesday one of his closest advisors. A state representative says he’ll seek to have the governor…

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