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  1. Ending the TormentRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    ... into addiction. Some addicts "doctor shop" to feed their habit. But when doctors or the ER will no longer prescribe drugs , they turn to dealers. The high street price of illegal prescription opioids leads some to switch to heroin, a cheaper ...

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  2. First on CNN: FBI investigating possible corruption at New York prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KSFO-AM San Francisco

    The FBI has launched an investigation into possible broader corruption at the Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York, law enforcement officials briefed on the probe told CNN on Monday. The investigation is looking into possible drug trafficking and other criminal behavior among prison employees and inmates, the officials said.

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  3. Willimantic Drug Operation Leads To 23 ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CTNow.com

    More than 20 people were charged recently following a three-month investigation into narcotics in the city, police said Monday. The arrests began two week ago in "Operation Threat City Round Up," police said.

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  4. Massachusetts officials detail multimillion-dollar heroin bustRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Police have arrested a man suspected of being at the heart of the heroin trade in the Boston area and seized more than 30 pounds of the drug with a street value exceeding $2 million, authorities said on Monday. The seizure of the drug, which was mixed with the painkiller fentanyl, comes as Northeastern states are struggling to contain a surge in overdose deaths related to heroin and other opioid drugs.

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  5. Three arraigned following Chelmsford drug bust at the RadissonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    ... to assault and battery for an alleged attack on her husband, Peter Cutelis, in a fight over her needing money for drugs, prosecutors allege. Carson Cutelis had just been released from a psychiatric hospital that morning following the May 4 death of ...

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  6. 5th man arrested on charge tied to Indiana HIV outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    ... Clark and adjacent Scott County. Indiana officials say needle-sharing among people injecting liquefied Opana and other drugs has driven the HIV outbreak in which at least 170 people have tested positive for HIV this year, mostly in Scott County.

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  7. Three arrested in Acton on marijuana chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Three young men are facing drug charges after police served a search warrant on a Lothrop Road home where police say marijuana was being sold. Deputy Chief Richard Burrows said in a press release that the Acton Police Drug Unit was about to serve a search warrant at 22 Lothrop Road, in Acton, on Friday, and that officers saw a young man exiting the home just as police were arriving.

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  8. Dentist Turned Bank Robber Sentenced to PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Damian Newhart, the "rolled- sleeves bandit,' became addicted to drugs as a dentist and started robbing banks to support his habit. A former Newport Beach dentist dubbed the "rolled- sleeves bandit' was sentenced today to five years in federal prison for the theft of more than $21,000 from seven banks on the Southern California coast.

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  9. From B.C. cabinet to sleeping under a bridge, Vancouver man shares his story of recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | National Post

    Relaxed on a comfortable couch in the newly built high-end condo tower he now calls home, Marshall Smith doesn't need to look far to see where he spent some of the lowest times in his life. It's only a stone's throw - but a world away - from his 21st-storey condo to the spot under the north end of the Granville Street Bridge, where Smith, then homeless and addicted, lived for a time in an old steel shipping container.

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  10. John Ivison: Despite promises, Tory government pulls punches on tamper-proof drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | National Post

    Rona Ambrose, the health minister, was undoubtedly sincere when she identified prescription drug abuse as a growing problem where government action was required. The research suggested 410,000 Canadians were abusing prescription drugs in 2012, with the result the death toll from drug poisoning rivals car accidents.

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  11. Bobby Jindal signs marijuana bills that reform criminal penalties, medical marijuana accessRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Gov. Bobby Jindal on Monday signed two bills that in one year represent more progress on reforming marijuana laws than the state has made in the 24 years since legalizing medical marijuana in 1991. In the case of one of the bills, which would set up a framework for dispensing marijuana for medical purposes, it will make Louisiana the first state in the South to make marijuana available for a wide range of chronically ill patients.

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  12. Discovery of meth lab dump site leads to arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KIMT

    Three people have been arrested and a fourth is wanted after authorities were alerted to a methamphetamine lab dump site in rural Chickasaw County. The Sheriff's Office says they were notified of the suspected dump site on June 21. Evidence was then collected and the location was cleaned by the Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement and Chickasaw County deputies.

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  13. Norwalk Police Arrests Include Driving Under Influence, BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Charles Covington, 36 of New Haven was arrested and charged with possession of less than one-half an ounce of cannabis-type substance, possession of narcotics, possession of a hallucinogen or more than four ounces of marijuana and other drug crimes. Ralph Rodriguez-Castro, 28 was arrested and charged with operating a vehicle under the influence, failure to obey a control signal and operating a vehicle without a license.

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  14. Medical marijuana bill freed from Baker committee, but supporters still worryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Medical marijuana supporters rally at the Pennsylvania state Capitol to urge lawmakers to permit the use of the drug for medical purposes, September 15, 2014. John Hagy of Camp Hill holds a Pills Kill sign to support a friend with epilepsy who would benefit from the legalization of medical marijuana in Pennsylvania.

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  15. Sarah Leamon: Vancouver marijuana dispensary regulations are a good startRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    After holding four public information sessions, in which hundreds of people voiced up to speak their opinions, city council held a vote . The proposal passed, with eight councillors voting in favour and only three in opposition.

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  16. Branford Man Charged With Heroin and Crack DistributionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... were allegedly contacted by drug customers throughout the New Haven area. The men would then allegedly deliver the drugs that were ordered in exchange for cash, federal officials said. Jeffrey Smith, Robbie Smith and London are charged with one ...

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  17. Manchester shooting investigation leads police to 22 kilos of heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    Michael Mersch delivered a 3-2 Manchester Monarchs overtime victory over the Utica Comets in Game 1 of the Calder Cup Finals with 8,155 fans in attendance Saturday night at Verizon Wireless Arena.

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  18. State Police Report: Two DWI Arrests, Two Drug-Related ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    M. L. Gilbert III, 21, of Riverhead, was arrested on Monday, June 22 for unlawful possession of marijuana after being stopped for a traffic violation on CR-104 northbound at the traffic circle in Riverside. Gilbert was released on an appearance ticket returnable to the Town of Southampton Court on July 1. Joseph R. Pastorello, 60, of Amagansett, was arrested on Tuesday, June 23 for unlawful possession of marijuana after being stopped for speeding on State Route 27 west of exit 63 in Westhampton.

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  19. Police: drug bust in York County symbolic of heroin epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    ... Chief Deputy Prosecutor Dave Sunday. "I think they're looking at little Dillsburg as, we can come down here and do our drugs, and give our drugs to the community out here, and we're not going to get caught. We are going to do our best to do whatever ...

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  20. Two convicted, one not on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    Two South Georgia men were convicted of running a drug operation in the Cairo area, selling cocaine and crack cocaine, while one was acquitted. After a two week federal trial, a jury found Odell Cleveland and Roger Ross guilty on all counts of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine, and use of a communication facility to sell the drugs.

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