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  1. Bartley sentenced to life for first degree murder, attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Prince George Citizen

    ... pounds, to Steeves, at 5'1", as well as his previous conviction and jail time for a robbery and his experience running drugs.

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  2. Hong Kong police seize 127kg worth of cocaine, ice and cannabisRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | South China Morning Post

    ... drug syndicate with triad backgrounds. They were arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking and possession of dangerous drugs. Ma said the cocaine blocks were packaged and labelled in the same way as the ones seized in the previous operation on June ...

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  3. Drug fund pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Examiner

    TASMANIA'S only long-term residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation has warned it will have to reduce its services without a funding commitment from the state or federal government. City Mission rehab centre Missiondale does not have public funding beyond 20 per cent of its operating costs in the next financial year.

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  4. Peru drugs mule Melissa Reid agreed trip as she 'wanted to boast about it'Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Salisbury Journal

    Drugs mule Melissa Reid was caught smuggling A 1.5 million of cocaine out of Peru after wanting a story to boast about to friends on the Ibiza party scene. The 22-year-old from Lenzie, East Dunbartonshire, was caught trying to smuggle 24lb of cocaine with 23-year-old Michaella McCollum, from Dungannon, Co Tyrone, in August 2013.

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  5. Whiskey Tango FoxtrotRead the original story

    44 min ago | Flashgoirl.blogspot.com

    ... life in a war zone (which is unstable at best and shows characters dealing with their circumstances through drinking, drugs, and casual sex) is the idea that it's never too late to reinvent yourself. Lots of drinking; it seems to be what sustains ...

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  6. Microsoft Gig: Marijuana as a ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsFactor

    It's a telling indicator of how quickly the legal marijuana market in the U.S. has grown when Microsoft becomes involved in the industry. Under a new effort announced yesterday, Microsoft plans to work on the initiative with cannabis compliance company Kind Financial.

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  7. Letters: To legalize pot or notRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wave

    No! My stance has not changed on the issue of pot legalization. To allow people in society to use mind-altering drugs is dangerous and stupid.

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  8. Cases being built against drug kingpinsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Stabroek News

    Outgoing Deputy Chief of Mission at the US Embassy here, Bryan Hunt has urged patience as it relates to indictments of local drug barons saying that cases are being built in the background that can guarantee convictions. "I am relatively confident that we are at a point now, in the relatively near term, we are going to see a greater ability on the part of CANU, SOCU, the Guyana Police Force to be able to arrest those that are at the medium and upper echelons of the narcotics pyramid here," Hunt told Stabroek News in an interview last week, referring to the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit and the Special Organised Crime Unit.

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  9. Police dogs crucial in war on methRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    ... local drug dealers." The Minister said the drug detection dogs, which scratch and bite at the source of the odour of drugs and cash, were deployed with the Meth Teams nine times per month in 2015 and this had increased to 12 times per month so far ...

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  10. High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... can be penalized with up to 99 lashes or a fine. The government has also engaged in an extensive war on hard drugs such as heroin and opium and with Afghan cartels. However, there are reportedly no prison sentence or physical repercussions for ...

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  11. David Headley liked Osama bin Laden's theory on womenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | India.com

    New Delhi, Jun 26 : Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley liked Osama bin Laden's theory of having several women in one's life but found Pakistani women to be cumbersome than those from Arab countries, says a new book. Laden's father, Mohammed bin Laden, had at least 54 children from 22 different wives.

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  12. Columbiana County Grand JuryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Review

    Five secret indictments served by the Columbiana County grand jury were served on the following people, and all are drug related: Ashleigh R. Perry, 33, Anderson Avenue, Wellsville, charged with two counts of drug possession for allegedly possessing heroin and cocaine in the county on May 22. She is also charged with permitting drug abuse for allegedly allowing drug activity to occur in her home, also on May 22. Blaine S. Perry II, 29, Anderson Avenue, Wellsvile, charged with two counts of drug possession for allegedly possessing heroin and cocaine in the county on May 22. He is also charged with permitting drug abuse for allegedly allowing drug activity to occur in his home, also on March 22. Richard H. Stoddard II, 69, Lincoln Avenue, East Liverpool, charged with permitting drug activity to occur in his home on May 12. Timothy R. Rinestine, 45, Fisher Avenue, East Liverpool, charged ... (more)

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  13. Blotter, June 26, 2016Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    A man and woman arrested Thursday after sheriff's deputies reportedly found a loaded 12-gauge shotgun in the back of the car they were driving are each being held in lieu of $10,000 cash bonds after a Mesa County prosecutor said they were arrested in a "dangerous situation." Tiera Dawn Miracle, 26, and Aaron James Johnson, 38, both face felony special circumstances charges of being within reach of a deadly weapon during an offense and drug-related charges in connection with suspected methamphetamine found in the car, according to their arrest affidavits.

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  14. China customs seizes 15.6 tonnes of drugs since 2014Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    Chinese customs has confiscated 15.6 tonnes of smuggled drugs since 2014, according to the General Administration of Customs . The drugs, including heroin, methamphetamine, cocaine and opium, were confiscated in 1,091 cases involving more than 1,055 suspects.

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  15. Colorado 1 of 6 states that doesn't require criminal background checks for nursesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denver Post

    Nurses with convictions for sexual offenses, drug thefts and crimes of violence have escaped detection under Colorado's porous system for licensing health care workers, which has far fewer protections than most states. Colorado is one of six states that does not conduct criminal background checks on applicants for nursing licenses.

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  16. Peru Two drug mule Melissa Reid: "I knew what I was doing when I smuggled drugs"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Record

    ... put on trial, Reid and her pal and fellow smuggler Michaella McCollum claimed they had both been forced to carry the drugs into Peru. Speaking to the Mail on Sunday, Reid told of her regret and how she was embarrassed but also that she would no ...

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  17. Most Wanted -Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    Randall Nathan Wall Jr., age 27, a white male who is wanted on a post-release warrant and is on supervision for felony habitual larceny, interfere with electronic monitoring device and driving while license revoked; Mark Anthony Mullins, 41, a white male who is wanted on probation violations and is on probation for felony breaking and entering, two ... (more)

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  18. MOMS program helps pregnant women get off drugs, alcoholRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... her son, Maison, at home. She's able to do that because of the MOMS program, which helps pregnant women get off drugs and alcohol so they can have healthy births. MOMS stands for Maternal Outreach Management Services. It launched in 2011, and helps ...

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  19. New psychoactive substances found less in India compared to other countries: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    New Psychoactive Substances or NPS are drugs that are illegally made and specially designed to imitate the established illegal drugs such a cocaine, cannabis, ecstasy and LSD. In April 2016, a United Nations General Assembly Special Session was held to discuss the global drug problem.

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  20. Policy changes in the prevention, treatment and recovery of substance use disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Syringes are packaged at Boom Health center for distribution to drug addicted users, Friday April 25, 2014 in Bronx, N.Y. We now realize that our profound ignorance of the disease of addiction caused us to make so many mistakes in our attempts to help him in the last few years of his life. We now realize that our profound ignorance of the disease of addiction caused us to make so many mistakes in our attempts to help him in the last few years of his life.

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