Probation for Miramar Collective Owner

Diane Norman, owner of the Miramar Collective in Summerland, pleaded to possession of concentrated cannabis and sentenced to three years of felony probation. She was arrested in February 2010 for allegedly operating as an illegal marijuana dealer outside of state provisions. The Miramar Collective was one of several dispensaries raided during a crackdown of area pot clubs.

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