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2 hrs ago | The Madison Press

Twenty-five arraigned on drug charges

Twenty-five area residents netted in a July 23 round-up of suspected drug dealers were formally charged on Friday with felony offenses.


Related Topix: Madison County, OH, London, OH, Delaware, OH

7 hrs ago | KSFY

Iowa mother pleads guilty to drug charges

The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports Misty Cook-Morrissey pleaded guilty Wednesday to two counts of delivery of methamphetamine in Fayette County District Court.


Related Topix: Cedar Falls, IA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WTMA-AM North Charleston

Man Caught with Drugs, Guns at Traffic Stop

The Charleston Police Department says 22-year-old Justin Arthur Rivers was pulled over for drifting in and out of his lane.


WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Feds test how stoned is too stoned to driveFeds test how stoned is...

Federal researchers for the past 18 months have been getting volunteers drunk and stoned and then putting them behind the wheel of a sophisticated simulator to test exactly how marijuana affects driving.


Related Topix: Marijuana, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, University of Mississippi

The Washington Post

Aruba to hold Venezuela official seeks immunity

A judge in Aruba ruled Friday that the highest-ranking Venezuelan official ever arrested on a U.S. warrant will remain behind bars pending an extradition request on drug charges.


Related Topix: Hugo Chavez, Terrorism, World News

4 doctors arrested after Indiana clinic raids

Federal Drug Enforcement Administration agents and local police officers raided clinics Friday morning in Carmel, Noblesville, Muncie, Kokomo and Centerville following an undercover operation that began in 2011.


Related Topix: Drug Enforcement Administration, Noblesville, IN, Hamilton County, IN, Carmel, IN


Woman Thinks Meth is Laced, Tells Police

A 54-year-old Oklahoma woman is facing felony drug charges after police said she called them because she thought her methamphetamine was laced with something.


Related Topix: Oklahoma

Daily World

More states push homicide charges in heroin overdoses

Heroin bundles usually made up of 10 baggies wound together with a rubber band are seen in this Burlington, Vt., police evidence package.


Related Topix: Wisconsin, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison, Milwaukee County, WI

High risk of Hep. C for youth

Vancouver street youth face an alarmingly high risk of hepatitis C infection because of a high incidence of injection drug use, according to a new study published in the British Medical Journal.


KNUS-AM Aurora

Pot may be legal, but homeowner agreements can ban

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Smoking, Medicine, Health, Chandler, AZ

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Oxford Times

Scales of Justice

Andrew Smith , 36, of no fixed address, admitted criminal damage of a car wing mirror at Banbury Railway Station on July 16. Ordered to pay A 200 compensation and A 85 costs.


Related Topix: Oxfordshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Northamptonshire County, England, Buckinghamshire County, England,

Terrace Standard

Anti-gang tactics working, Mountie tells conference

The battle against gangs in B.C. has made big advances but now is not the time to relax, a top B.C. Mountie told a conference on youth gang prevention Thursday.


The Fresno Bee

Arrest warrant issued for man with tuberculosis

Eduardo Rosas Cruz, a 25-year-old transient, went to the San Joaquin General Hospital's emergency room in March, complaining of a severe cough.


Related Topix: San Joaquin, CA, Stockton, CA, San Joaquin County, CA

Washington Times

Former head of Venezuelan military intelligence detained in Aruba at U.S. request

Authorities in Aruba have detained a close confidant of former President Hugo Chavez who had been appointed Venezuela's consul to the Caribbean island despite being sanctioned by the U.S. government for involvement in drug trafficking.


Related Topix: Hugo Chavez

Bellingham Herald

Suspended WR Blackmon arrested on drug complaint

Blackmon, a former standout at Oklahoma State, was arrested Wednesday evening in the Oklahoma City suburb of Edmond.


Related Topix: Marijuana


3 men convicted in $17 million drug conspiracy

After a trial that lasted almost a month, a federal grand jury has convicted two Lawrence men and a California man in a conspiracy that brought $17 million in drugs to Kansas.


Related Topix: San Lorenzo, CA


New abuse-deterrent painkiller approved

In the painkiller world, oxycodone and naloxone will seem like strange bedfellows.


Related Topix: Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Dilaudid, Hydromorphone (generic), Food and Drug Administration

Bellingham Herald

Federal charges filed following hash oil blasts

U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan announced the charges Tuesday. Durkan said the explosions in Bellevue, Kirkland, Puyallup and Seattle resulted in multiple injuries to innocent bystanders.


Wed Jul 23, 2014

Editorials from around Pennsylvania

If police caught you carrying a marijuana cigarette in Washington, D.C., last Wednesday, chances are you would have been arrested, fingerprinted and perhaps jailed.


Related Topix: Marijuana, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, Opinion

WNDU-TV South Bend

Warsaw man arrested for dealing drugs to officers

The Kosciusko County Drug Task Force Officers, Warsaw Police Department Narcotics Officers and Sheriff's Department detectives arrested 35-year-old Chad Monroe Morgan.


Related Topix: Kosciusko County, IN, Warsaw, IN