Reclusive millionaire killed, no drugs found in 1992 botched raid and land theft.
BY ED MURRIETA
California is about legalize pot. If you’re not old enough to remember what it was like before medicinal cannabis became the state’s quasi-legal drug of choice in 1996, you should know there were dark days in the Golden State.
Take the 1992 story of Donald P. Scott, a reclusive millionaire and man of legends killed by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies in a botched drug raid that covered up a blatant government land-seizure scheme and turned up no pot.