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  1. Drug which killed Prince 'behind spate of drug deaths in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mirror.co.uk

    A deadly heroin mix thought to be behind a spate of drug deaths in Yorkshire was spiked with the same drug that killed US singer Prince . Four people died in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, on Good Friday, with two men dying the following day in Leeds and Normanton in West Yorkshire.

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  2. Safely dispose of drugs on April 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Franklin News-Post

    People are asked to bring medications so that local law enforcement and the Drug Enforcement Administration can destroy them. Pills and patches will be accepted, but not sharp objects such as needles and syringes.

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  3. New synthetic opioid on the streets in LoudounRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Loudoun Times

    It's an elephant tranquilizer 10,000 times more potent than morphine and 100 times stronger than fentanyl.

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  4. Video: First Look - History's Limited Documentary Series America's War on DrugRead the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    The war on drugs has cost America $1 trillion in a bizarre history that spans five decades. With prisons overflowing and heroin use reaching epidemic levels, HISTORY's AMERICA'S WAR ON DRUG uncovers the origins of the drug war and its unexpected effects on American culture, institutions and politics.

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  5. News of the Weird by Chuck ShepherdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jewish World Review

    ... to investigate "suspicious" overprescribing, little was done, according to a recent Drug Enforcement Administration report obtained by the Gazette-Mail of Charleston -- even though half of the pills were supplied by the nation's "big three" ...

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  6. Police: Man, woman arrested after raid turns up $17k drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... with the intent to distribute. St. Bernard Parish Sheriff James Pohlmann says the federal Drug Enforcement Administration the New Orleans Police Department and the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff executed a search warrant. Pohlmann say they found three ...

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  7. 163 drug personalities nabbed in PangasinanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sun-Star

    A total of 163 drug personalities were arrested in 154 anti-drug operations conducted by the Pangasinan Police Provincial Office since the start of Project Double Barrel Reloaded on March 6. The apprehensions were made with the help of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency from March 6 to April 20 in 48 towns and cities in Pangasinan, said Police Chief Inspector Norman Florentino, head of the PPPO's police community relations office, in a report. The DBR was relaunched on March 6 with a promise of a kinder, gentler and less bloody campaign against drugs.

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  8. Nurse at pill mill in LR sentenced to nearly 6 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NWAonline

    Just before she was sentenced to nearly six years in prison, a Little Rock nurse practitioner continued to insist that she didn't know a clinic she worked for in 2014 and 2015 was a "pill mill." Kristen Raines, 40, was convicted by a federal jury in August of conspiring to distribute hydrocodone and Xanax, both controlled substances, without an effective prescription.

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  9. Sanchez Villa v. the StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | FindLaw

    Felipe Sanchez-Villa appeals from his conviction of one count of trafficking in cocaine pursuant to OCGA A 16-13-31 , for which he was sentenced to twenty-five years imprisonment and ordered to pay a one million dollar fine. On appeal, he contends that the trial court erred by permitting the State to introduce evidence from a United States Drug Enforcement Administration investigation of Sanchez-Villa.

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  10. Health department planning drug dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Tribune

    The Jackson County Health Department will join law enforcement agencies nationwide April 29 as they partner with the Drug Enforcement Administration in collecting expired, unused and unwanted prescription medications. Between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., the health department emergency trailer will be set up in the parking lot of the health department campus at 801 W. Second St., Seymour, to receive medications, including pills or patches, no questions asked, said Lin Montgomery, public health coordinator with the health department.

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  11. CNN Highlights Marijuana Legalization 'Straining' Police in ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsBusters.org

    On Thursday's CNN Newsroom with Brooke Baldwin , substitute host Ana Cabrera presented a pre-recorded report in which she visited Colorado and informed viewers of the unintended consequences of Colorado's legalization of marijuana. The CNN host found that, instead of undermining the black market for marijuana as promised, illegal growers have been taking advantage of legalization to illegally export pot to other states -- "straining" the state's law enforcement.

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  12. Kilo of cocaine recovered after traffic stopThe alleged dealer had a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Journal Gazette

    The alleged dealer had a kilo of cocaine he could sell for "33." In drug lingo, that was $33,000.

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  13. Officials plan to collect, dispose of drugs 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... sheriff's office, Victoria Environmental Service and other local partners are joining the Drug Enforcement Administration to prevent medication abuse or theft, the release said. Twice a year, Americans turn over 350 to 450 tons of drugs at more than ...

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  14. Why marijuana became illegalApr. 20, 2017, 9:5 PM AstRead the original story

    Thursday | Trinadad Express

    The "war on marijuana" has been waged for close to one hundred years, cost trillions of dollars and hundreds of thousands of lives, made criminals out of millions of otherwise law-abiding persons, denied life-saving medicine to millions more, without making the smallest dent in its availability. Three men orchestrated the war: William Randolph Hearst , Andrew Mellon and Harry Anslinger .

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  15. ORAU named winner of 2017 EPEAT Purchaser AwardRead the original story

    Thursday | PressReleasePoint

    ... Energy Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE); Office of Investigative Technology, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA); Office of Training, DEA; Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, DOE; U.S. Department of Homeland Security; and U.S. ...

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  16. Prison sentences issued in meth ring; drugs bought in Atlanta for Alabama distributionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Alabama Live

    ... d guilty in March. The sentencing announcement was made by U.S. Attorney Robert O. Posey and Drug Enforcement Administration Assistant Special Agent in Charge Bret Hamilton

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  17. Reported meth dealers arrested in Hammond after getting drugs in Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... Tangipahoa Parish. After weeks of gathering information on the illegal operation, TPSO and Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) officials made a plan to shut the operation down. With assistance from the Hammond Police Department, agent with all ...

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  18. Denver OCEDETF Strike Force Takes Down Mexican Drug Trafficking...Read the original story

    Thursday | PressReleasePoint

    ... rich from the suffering of others," stated Special Agent in Charge Barbra Roach of the Drug Enforcement Administration's Denver Field Division. "DEA takes great pride in identifying and targeting these predatory organizations and works continually ...

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  19. Antigua-Barbuda ambassador questions accuracy of US State Department reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... number of US government agencies under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Thus far, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), in response to a FOIA request, has offered no support for the assertion in the INCSR that the Eastern Caribbean in ...

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  20. Reported meth dealers arrested in Hammond after getting drugs in Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... Tangipahoa Parish. After weeks of gathering information on the illegal operation, TPSO and Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) officials made a plan to shut the operation down. With assistance from the Hammond Police Department, agent with all ...

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