Andrea Sanderlin, also known as the real life ‘Nancy Botwin’ from the Showtime series ‘Weeds’. The 45-year-old suburbia drugin is accused of running a multi-million dollar marijuana-growing business. Sanderlin’s operation was cracked open by federal agents who discovered a $9,000 electricity bill linked to Sanderlin and her front company ‘Fantastic Enterprises’. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) agents begin immediate surveillance on the ‘Pot Mom’ which led to a find of 2,800 marijuana plants, worth $3 million in street value. Sanderlin is currently out of jail on a $500,000 bond. If convicted, she faces a minimum of 10 years in prison and $10 million in fines. Read more here.
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