border security http://kplu.org en Ever try pot? Answer yes, and U.S. won't let you in — ever http://kplu.org/post/ever-try-pot-answer-yes-and-us-wont-let-you-ever <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ever try pot? Answer yes to a border agent, and foreigners could face permanent consequences even if they haven't used marijuana in years.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">More and more Canadians are learning the hard way that admitting to U.S. border agents that you smoked pot can bar you from entering the country forever.</span></p><p>Immigration lawyers say some Canadians are under the mistaken impression that legalization of marijuana in Washington state has resulted in leniency by U.S. border agents here, but it hasn't. Marijuana is still an illegal substance under federal law. Fri, 29 Mar 2013 12:01:00 +0000 Paula Wissel 8185 at http://kplu.org Ever try pot? Answer yes, and U.S. won't let you in — ever Selling border security map nets man prison time http://kplu.org/post/selling-border-security-map-nets-man-prison-time <p>&nbsp;A Bellingham man has been sentenced to prison for trying to sell a map showing the location of surveillance cameras along the U.S./Canada border.</p><p>According to federal court records,&nbsp; Leif Rankin planned to sell the map to drug smugglers.&nbsp; Sat, 11 Feb 2012 00:12:39 +0000 Paula Wissel 4123 at http://kplu.org