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1 hr ago | KXII-TV Sherman

OHP says they're making an increased amount of drug arrests along I-35

An Oklahoma City man, arrested on I-35 in Murray County for trafficking heroin--And OHP says this is just the latest arrest for a serious crime along the interstate.


Related Topix: Drugs

5 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

Jackie Chan is 'heartbroken' over son Jaycee Chan's drug arrest

Jackie Chan is responding to his son, Jaycee Chan's drug arrest for marijuana possession.


Related Topix: Drugs

9 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Rob Ford says he'd take drug test if mayoral rivals followed suit

Mayor Rob Ford speaks to the media after the official opening of the 136th annual Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto on Aug. 15, 2014.


Related Topix: Drugs

13 hrs ago | Miami New Times

Miami-Dade's New High School Steroid Testing Plan Is a Joke

Two weeks ago, Biogenesis clinic founder Tony Bosch and six others were indicted and charged with, among other things, selling steroids to at least 18 local high school athletes.


Related Topix: Miami Dade County, FL, Family, Kids

18 hrs ago |

Field Poll: Strong support for California health insurance rate-regulation measure

A California initiative on the fall ballot requiring that health insurance rate changes be approved by the elected insurance commissioner is receiving strong support from voters statewide, according to the latest Field Poll.


Related Topix: Tehachapi, CA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Review

No decision on police chief

Despite a standing-room-only crowd in village hall, Tuesday's meeting of the village council yielded little progress toward naming a replacement for the late chief of police Joe Scarabino.


JD Supra

Empire State High: New York Joins Ranks of States Legalizing Medical...

New York's Compassionate Care Act, enacted on July 7, 2014, places New York in the company of 22 other states and the District of Columbia who permit the use of marijuana for medical purposes.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, New York, New Mexico, New Mexico Government, US News, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

Hawai`i State Judiciary


First Circuit Court Judge Steven Alm was honored by the National Criminal Justice Association with its Outstanding Criminal Justice Program Award for the Western Region.


Related Topix: Prison, Hawaii

Report: Michael Brown Had Pot in His System When He Was Shot

The Post, citing a "person familiar with the county's investigation," reported that the St. Louis County medical examiner also found that the unarmed 18-year-old was shot between six and eight times in the front.


Related Topix: St Louis County, MO, Ferguson, MO, US Politics, US News

Psychology Today

Debunking Myths about Addiction and Recovery

As Clinical Director of a relatively large mental health conglomerate that specializes, to a large extent, in the treatment of addiction , I am constantly amazed by the amount of misinformation currently in circulation regarding the causes, nature , consequences, and treatment of addictions.


Related Topix: Drugs, Psychology, Science


Jackie Chan's son arrested in China on drugs charge

The son of Hong Kong kungfu movie star Jackie Chan has been arrested in Beijing for drug use, police said on Tuesday, the latest celebrity ensnared in a nationwide crackdown on narcotics.


Related Topix: Drugs, World News, China, Asia

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KGNS-TV Laredo

Random Drug-Testing for City Elected Officials Hits a Snag

City council brought up the issue of implementing random drug testing for elected officials in their last meeting.


Why drug test results are kept secret in natural bodybuilding

Every natural bodybuilder aspires to compete on a level playing field but, realistically, the proliferation of illegal performance-enhancing drugs over the past several decades has made it impossible without drug testing .


Related Topix: Fitness, Weight Training

Cybercast News Service

Judge rejects rapper Meek Mill's appeal of term

The Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill pleaded to be released from jail Monday to resume his music career and support his son and 30-person entourage, but the judge who jailed him on a parole violation last month was unmoved.


Related Topix: Meek Mill, Hip-Hop, Prison

The Mississippi Press

No welfare cut for kids if parents fail drug test under new Mississippi law

Mississippi children would not lose welfare if a parent's benefits are cut off because of positive tests for illegal drugs, according to rules set by the state Department of Human Services.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Mississippi Government, Mississippi, Family, Kids

Taranaki Daily News

Port imposes drug tests on visitors

Visitors to Port Taranaki could have to provide a urine sample, with the facility now a drug and alcohol-free site.


The Advertiser-Courier

Hermann School District moves ahead with developing drug-test policy for students

A random drug-testing policy for students in extra-curricular activities and those who park their cars on campus will be developed after getting the green light last week from the Gasconade County R-1 School District.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Hermann, MO, Gasconade County, MO

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Courthouse Records

Adam R. Arsenault , 29, of 26 Mill Glen Road, Winchendon, was placed on two concurrent terms of 3 years probation after pleading guilty to possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, amended from trafficking in cocaine, and possession of cocaine.


Related Topix: Drugs, Winchendon, MA, Oxford, MA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Sun Aug 17, 2014

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

K2 Drug Bedevils Oklahoma Authorities

Steve Kunzweiler, chief of the criminal division of the Tulsa County District Attorney's Office, said the harmful effects, ease of availability and misleading branding of K2 make it an alarming drug.


Related Topix: Drugs, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Tulsa County, OK, Marijuana, Drug Enforcement Administration

KXII-TV Sherman

BISD Board to vote on stricter drug testing policy

Superintendent Dr. Marvin Beaty says the district has had very little positive testing in the past, but they are being proactive.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Denison, TX