Poker player Micah Raskin to spend 5 years in jail for drugs

Micah Raskin, a former poker player and owner of a record label, has been sentenced to a minimum of five years in prison for distributing marijuana in Baltimore. Raskin was arrested in October after he was involved with a drug gang and a subsequent search at his home yielded 10 pounds of marijuana, a loaded shotgun, a taser, and $140k in cash. The police also found 350 pounds of marijuana in a locker worth $500k. During his stint as a poker player, he won close to $2m and won six live tournaments.
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Micah Raskin, a former poker player and owner of a record label, has been ordered to spend a minimum of five years in prison for distributing marijuana in Baltimore. Raskin was arrested in October after he was involved with a drug gang and a subsequent search at his home yielded 10 pounds of marijuana, a loaded shotgun, a taser, and $140k in cash. The police also found 350 pounds of marijuana in a locker worth $500k. During his stint as a poker player, he won close to $2m and won six live tournaments.

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