Referee Josh Rosenthal guilty of owning $6 million in marijuana.
Well-known MMA referee Josh Rosenthal has been a part of some of the UFC’s most famous bouts, including Brock Lesnar’s championship win over Shane Carwin and Dan Henderson’s Fight of the Year win over Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. Now, it turns out he was also part of an illegal drug operation.
Rosenthal and an associate owned a warehouse that kept 1,356 marijuana plants with a street value of $6 million. He is scheduled to appear on May 17.