Dark Web Oxy Dealer Could Get 20 Years in Prison

Frenchman Guy Vallerius – aka the “OxyMonster”- is accused of selling the illicit drugs oxycodone, cocaine, and methamphetamine over the dark web. In May, Vallerius plead guilty to charges of conspiracy and money laundering; he’s facing at least 20 years in prison. Finding the OxyMonster Vallerius earned the nickname “OxyMonster” for his role as a moderator on Dream Market and…

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Golden State Gives No-Go for Booze-Cannabis Combo 

Alcohol is legal in California. Now, recreational use of marijuana is, too. Does that mean Californians will be allowed to sit at their favorite bar stool and consume a cocktail and cannabis?   Nope.  Why Not? The question has definitely come up among residents and business owners in the state. Owners of licensed establishments want to know exactly…

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  • Dark Web Oxy Dealer Could Get 20 Years in Prison

    Frenchman Guy Vallerius – aka the “OxyMonster”- is accused of selling the illicit drugs oxycodone, cocaine, and methamphetamine over the dark web. In May, Vallerius plead guilty to charges of conspiracy and money laundering; he’s facing at least 20 years in prison. Finding the OxyMonster Vallerius earned the nickname “OxyMonster” for his role as a moderator on Dream Market and…

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