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  1. Utah parents who killed selves, children feared apocalypseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Brush News-Tribune

    In this Oct. 2, 2014 file photo, flowers and photos are on display during a vigil for the Strack family at Pioneer Park in Provo, Utah. Police say five members of the Utah family found dead last fall died from methadone and other drugs, and interviews with people who knew them revealed the parents worried about a "pending apocalypse."

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  2. Drug policy needs clarityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Far too slowly, plans are being formulated for a new, properly up-to-date policy to fight use, abuse and trafficking in illegal drugs. Offices as diverse as the Ministry of Justice, the National Human Rights Commission and the Office of the Narcotics Control Board are slowly bringing a viable plan into the public arena.

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  3. Gov. Shumlin on pot: Been there, done thatRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    After fielding a series of questions from reporters regarding a recent report and what new data means for potentially legalizing recreational use of the drug, Gov. Peter Shumlin related his own personal experiences with it. He says he will not light up if and when it does become legal though, telling reporters "been there, done that."

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  4. Tri-Valley police logs: Auto burglary, grand theft reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... men were arrest for possession of Methamphetamine, burglary and an outstanding warrant, 7200 block of Johnson Drive. DRUGS -- 4:31 p.m. An arrest for possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia, 1400 block of Stoneridge Mall Road. ...

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  5. Conservative government's anti-drug advertising blitz last fall cost $7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... Trudeau over his promise to legalize, regulate and tax marijuana. "Governments have been communicating the dangers of drugs for decades and will continue to support parents with the tools they need to ensure children live drug-free lives," Michael ...

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  6. Texas inmate set to die Wednesday wins reprieveRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... week. Attorneys for the inmates contended if pentobarbital could not be used, Texas could tap into a supply of other drugs in its inventory, including the sedative midazolam, which was used in Oklahoma last year for an execution that went awry. The ...

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  7. Amgen tops Street 4Q forecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Park Record

    ... part of a new drug class that harnesses the body's immune system to fight cancer. Amgen has some other, experimental drugs likely to get approved and launched later in 2015. Those include Corlanor for chronic heart failure, Repatha for lowering ...

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  8. Oklahoma safety Hatari Byrd cited on misdemeanor drug, alcohol complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Oklahoma safety Hatari Byrd was cited earlier this week on complaints of possession of drug paraphernalia and unlawful possession of alcohol. According to the incident report first obtained by the Tulsa World, the 20-year-old Byrd was stopped in Norman, Okla.

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  9. Letter: Pot shops off limits to military membersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... letters are sent to businesses when the board determines that certain conditions exist involving such things as drugs, prostitution, discriminatory practices, or liquor violations like serving people who are underage. "The intention of that notice ...

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  10. Five arrested in Monroe County heroin bust; 14-year-old found in the homeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    Pocono Mountain Regional Police say they have broken up a heroin trafficking ring, arresting five people Friday in Coolbaugh Township. Police say they seized heroin, crack cocaine, marijuana, illegal prescription drugs, cash and a handgun from a home in the Pocono Farms community.

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  11. Will NZ miss the massive economic opportunity?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... claiming it sent a confusing message to consumers about the acceptability and safety of cannabis. Since the Misuse of Drugs (Industrial Hemp) Regulations 2006 allowed low THC hemp to be grown under licence in New Zealand, the industry has been ...

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  12. Chicago brothers who infiltratedcartel given 14 years in prisonRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Two brothers from ChicagoA s West Side who infiltrated the top echelons of the notorious Sinaloa cartel while working undercover for U.S. authorities were each sentenced Tuesday to 14 years in prison for smuggling at least 71 tons of cocaine and heroin. Calling them the "most significant drug dealers" heA d ever sentenced in his 20 years on the bench, U.S. District Chief Judge Ruben Castillo said he agreed with giving Pedro and Margarito Flores a significant break given the certain death they had faced if Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman or his cartel henchmen had exposed their undercover work."

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  13. 'No clemency' for Bali Nine: Joko WidodoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Hope fades for Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran as Indonesian President vows to stay firm on death penalty for convicted drug dealers. Indonesian President Joko Widodo has indicated two Australians convicted of drug offences will not receive a reprieve from execution, a refusal to pardon that is likely to strain already fragile ties between the two neighbours.

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  14. Oregon home marijuana possession limits are too high, John Kitzhaber suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Gov. John Kitzhaber, addressing reporters Tuesday at the Capitol, said he has concerns about legal marijuana in the state and plans to outline his recommendations. SALEM-Gov. John Kitzhaber expressed concern Tuesday about how much marijuana Oregonians would be allowed to possess at home under the new legalization measure - and he indicated that he might ask legislators to seek lower limits.

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  15. Drug kingpin twins turned informants sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    Identical twin brothers Pedro and Margarito Flores may have started out as flashy teen drug dealers but they quickly transformed themselves into top Sinaloa Cartel drug kingpins, associates of the biggest boss of all: Sinaloa Cartel Chief Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman. Federal prosecutors say the Flores brothers turned into what might be the most important informants the government has ever flipped.

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  16. Officers shoot, kill suspected Ohio gang ringleaderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... he faced, the U.S. attorney's office said. Prosecutors say the Short North Posse, dating to the 1990s, distributed drugs including crack cocaine throughout Ohio and in other states, and recruited individuals from elsewhere to join the gang's ...

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  17. Mexico man charged with selling heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    A Mexico man appeared in 11th District Court on Monday on a charge that he sold heroin to an undercover informant, according to court records. Roland S. Foster, 42, was arrested Friday on a single count of aggravated trafficking in scheduled drugs following a raid on his apartment by agents with the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency.

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  18. Police: Murder-suicide scenario explains deaths of Utah family of fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... But there was no clear explanation for why on that September day, the five family members ingested a fatal mixture of drugs. In the weeks and months after the family's deaths, Police Chief J. Scott Finlayson said investigators talked with their ...

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  19. Marijuana Business Is America's Fastest Growing, Says Industry ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    Marijuana is the fastest growing industry in the U.S. So says a new report by California's Arcview Market Research . And while the study, spotlighted in a summary on view below, doesn't exactly qualify as an objective third-party report , the point of view espoused shows how eager ganjapreneurs are to build upon their previous economic victories.

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  20. Wichita council puts marijuana issue on April ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Wichita voters will get to vote on easing marijuana penalties for first-time offenders, but what will happen to the measure even if it passes remains unclear because state law still makes pot possession illegal. The Wichita City Council agreed 6-1 on Tuesday to place the measure to amend the city's ordinance on the April 7 ballot after receiving a petition for it containing thousands of signatures.

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