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  1. Colorado gives D.C. a reason to tread carefully on recreational marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Washington Post

    WHEN CHILDREN steal cookies from the cookie jar, they usually suffer little more than a scolding. When those cookies contain cannabis, it's a different story: According to a study published Monday, exposure to marijuana among children in Colorado has increased in the two years since the state began selling the drug legally - and so have the emergency-room visits that follow.

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  2. Madison County blotterRead the original story

    32 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    WOMAN ARRESTED: On July 18, Deputy Brian Cowart was patrolling about 6:30 p.m. on Georgia Highway 106 when his radar picked up a vehicle going 95 mph in a 55 mph zone. The deputy made a U-turn and during his pursuit observed the car weaving recklessly in and out of traffic.

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  3. Traffic stop results in drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Andrew Bradford Carter, 30, of Lilburn was arrested early Thursday after he drove away from police in downtown Athens who suspected he was impaired and was later pulled over by other officers on College Station Road, Athens-Clarke County police said. Carter had an odor of alcoholic beverage on his breath, according to police, who said he failed roadside sobriety tests and refused to submit to a breath test.

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  4. Erratic driving leads to drug chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Ferris Elsworth Grady Jr., 39, of Pineview Drive was arrested early Tuesday morning after police saw him driving a car that struck another vehicle and a wall in a downtown Athens parking garage. Grady then drove out of the structure without the headlights of his car turned on, according to an Athens-Clarke County police report.

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  5. Police: Man found with nearly $50,000 worth of cocaine and marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A 23-year-old man pleaded not guilty Friday morning in Columbus Recorder's Court to multiple charges after police said they found more than $47,000 worth of cocaine and marijuana in his possession. Fernando Brown faced five felony counts related to criminal gang activity, as well as two counts of possession of a firearm during commission of a crime, and one count each of trafficking cocaine, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

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  6. Michael Ford Sentenced To More Than 13 Years In Prison On Drug ChargesRead the original story

    40 min ago | Chattanoogan.com

    On April 20, 2105, Ford was arrested at his house in East Ridge. Police found him hiding in the closet with a laundry bag which contained a loaded pistol and 7.9 grams of crystal meth.

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  7. What Noah Spence Can Learn From Randy GregoryRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | ThePewterPlank

    Drugs are bad mmkay. Noah Spence learned the hard way how some bad life choices can hurt your career.

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  8. Cops: Son of billionaire, former supermodel arrested after...Read the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | SFGate

    Harry Brant takes part in a Christian Dior fashion show in Paris on July 4. He now faces criminal charges in Greenwich after an incident in town on Thursday. Harry Brant takes part in a Christian Dior fashion show in Paris on July 4. He now faces criminal charges in Greenwich after an incident in town on Thursday.

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  9. 'I feel like Ia m alive again' Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Times Herald-Record

    ... time commitment that treatment requires, and the difficulties of staying sober while living in neighborhoods rife with drugs. There is a shortage of housing programs for women with children, and CFR started a program earlier this year in response to ...

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  10. Two suspects arrested for attempted murder after Arcata house shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times-Standard

    ... Paraphernalia, 182(a) PC - Conspiracy to Commit a Crime, 11370.1 PC - Possession of a Firearm While in Possession of Drugs, and 185 PC - Use of a Mask Committing a Crime. Konnor Lee WRIGHT, age 22, from McKinleyville was arrested and booked into the ...

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  11. Illinois governor signs bill decriminalizing small amount of potRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Daily News

    ... of the bill praised Rauner's action, saying the state should focus on punishing and treating people for more serious drugs. About 100 Illinois communities, including Chicago, already give police discretion to issue citations instead of making ...

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  12. Bucks Co. mom charged with drugging babyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WFMZ

    Police say Corinne Barndt put a drug used to treat pain and opioid addiction in her baby's bottle and when confronted about it she lied. 3 >>trooper jordan houck /pennsylvania state police in the beginning ms.

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  13. Illegal pot shops jeopardizing neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... While Rodriquez's legal, permitted business suffered, an outlaw marijuana outlet bustled with business, selling drugs to a suspicious, at times disruptive, clientele. Rodriguez's story is not uncommon. In fact, his experience is shared with many ...

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  14. Delray police combat rising drug overdosesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... to the initial call of the overdose." He shook his head, turning his Chevrolet down another neighborhood street. "Drugs just takes you down a one-way road - that road doesn't really last very long." Delray officers find needles in public places. ...

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  15. Lamont man arrested for meth possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TurnTo23.com

    A federal grand jury returned a one-count indictment against 35-year-old Jose Soto, the Department of Justice announced. On May 5, 2016 Soto possessed over 50 grams of meth and over 500 grams of a mixture containing methamphetamine. The drugs were for sale at his residence.

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  16. Driver Accused In Death Of 8-Year-Old Bicyclist Turns Himself InRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    The driver accused in the crash that caused the death of an 8-year-old bicyclist turned himself into authorities on Friday morning. Police in Longmont say Kyle Couch hit and killed the little girl while under the influence of marijuana and alcohol on May 20. Couch, 20, has been arrested on several charges including vehicular homicide, driving under the influence of drugs, prohibited use of a weapon, failing to stop for a traffic control signal, failure to yield, possession of alcohol by an underage person and unlawful possession of marijuana by an underage person.

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  17. Gucci Mane Talks Being More Conscious & His Music Being AggressiveRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AllHipHop.com

    ... in the article. In particular, the "Guwop Home" rhymer spoke about his turn away from using narcotics. "When I was on drugs so bad, I talked different. When I was smoking weed, a damn near pound of weed every day, I was congested. When I was ...

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  18. Coast Guard cutter seizes cocaine valued at more than $50MRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sun Journal

    A Coast Guard cutter seized more than $50 million worth of cocaine during a two-month deployment to the Pacific Ocean. During the deployment, the Reliance supported international efforts to detect, prevent and disrupt illicit maritime activities including narcotics trafficking.

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  19. Coroner: Woman, 90, attacked by alligator near nursing homeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    The late gay rights leader Harvey Milk already has schools, streets and parks named in his honor. Soon, a U.S. Navy ship will join the list.

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  20. Liquor ban sword over companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    ... the individual found drinking liquor under its ambit. "If anything - liquid or solid including liquor, ganja , bhang, drugs , narcotics - is found in a house or any householder/resident is found guilty of offence, all the family members above the ...

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