Monday Aug 18
Fight against meth far from over
As production of illegal methamphetamines soared in West Virginia a few years ago, some state officials called for a ban on retail sale of medicine containing pseudoephedrine.
Meth tracking method misses mark locally
The National Precursor Log Exchange system, fully adopted by the state in Jan. 2012, is a major step in slowing down the manufacture of methamphetamine, but the system is not perfect.
New Economic Impact Study Examines Costs Of Prescription Requirement in Missouri
The study, which was supported by a grant from the Consumer Healthcare Products Association , examined the potential costs associated with a proposed prescription requirement for popular cold and allergy medicines containing pseudoephedrine -such as Advil Cold & Sinus, Claritin-D, Mucinex D and Sudafed-in the state of lawmakers and other leaders ... (more)
Florida sheriff's officers falsely arrested and imprisoned a woman with allergies for buying two boxes of Sudafed at a drug store, she claims in Federal Court.
One Box of Sudafed Over the Line: Florida Woman Arrested for Trying to Relieve Allergy Symptoms
According to a lawsuit that Goodson filed earlier this month, she and her husband were accosted by Gadsden County sheriff's deputies as they left the pharmacy.