Drug Enforcement Administration Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. County methadone program widens amid rise in heroin deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... be able to receive treatment through the program under a contract made possible after the Drug Enforcement Administration relaxed regulations regarding methadone. Commissioner Shelly O'Quinn said the county has asked lawmakers to approve $130,000 to ...

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  2. 3 Reasons Not to Worry (Too Much) About Marijuana Stocks With Trump's New Attorney GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Motley Fool

    ... federal laws in states that have legalized marijuana. What if Sessions does direct the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to go after marijuana businesses? Even though federal laws clearly prohibit the sale of marijuana, there is legal ...

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  3. PDEA to file criminal charges vs hydrochloric acid importerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Sun-Star

    THE Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency -Northern Mindanao is pressing charges against the importers of 320 drums of hydrochloric acid, a key ingredient in the manufacture of methamphetamine hydrochloride or "shabu." The drums of hydrochloric acid were intercepted by the Bureau of Customs at the Mindanao Container Terminal sub-port in Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental, last Thursday, February 16. PDEA-Northern Mindanao agent Ben Kalibre said the consignee Juchem Enterprises based in Butuan City, will have to face violations of the Dangerous Drugs Board Regulations specifically on the requirements for registration/ licensing, permit/authorization of controlled substance and applications for import, export and transit permits.

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  4. China Blacklists Carfentanil, Closing A Deadly LoopholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... year. Dealers cut fentanyls into heroin and other drugs to boost profit margins. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration called the move a potential "game-changer" that is likely to reduce supply of key chemicals driving a surge of overdoses and ...

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  5. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. Acquires 54,778 Shares ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Daily Political

    ... commercial properties that are leased to the United States Government agencies, such as the Drug Enforcement Administration, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Internal Revenue Service, Patent and Trademark Office, Customs and Border Protection, U.S. ...

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  6. Lawmakers work on changes to medical cannabis programRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | SavannahNow

    ... to create a solution to a problem that does not exist." Marijuana is designated by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration as a Schedule I controlled substance, meaning the federal government does not recognize its accepted medical use and ...

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  7. Venezuela slams Trump's sanctions on vice-presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Green Left Weekly

    Venezuela's Foreign Ministry issued a statement on February 14 denouncing a move by the Trump administration to sanction Venezuelan Vice-President Tarek El Aissami over drug trafficking allegations. On February 13, the Treasury Department froze all of El Aissami's alleged assets in the US under the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act .

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  8. President Rodrigo has ordered the military to play a role in his crackdown.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Times of Oman

    Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency operatives watch workers load confiscated illegal drugs into a thermal decomposition chamber during a destruction in Trece Martirez, Cavite, south of Manila, Philippines, on February 16, 2017. Photo - Reuters File Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency operatives watch workers load confiscated illegal drugs into a thermal decomposition chamber during a destruction in Trece Martirez, Cavite, south of Manila, Philippines, on February 16, 2017.

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  9. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte reviews honour guards. Photo: EPARead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | South China Morning Post

    The Philippine army will create a "battalion size" task force to assist the government's anti-narcotics agency purse its high-value targets in President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, the country's military chief said. Duterte - who recently suspended the national police from the anti-narcotics campaign that has killed more than 7,700 people in A seven months - has ordered the military to play a role in his crackdown.

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  10. Philippines: Army to create 'battalion size' task force to chase big drug syndicatesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | Asian Correspondent

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte salutes in front of the cadets upon his arrival at the Philippine Military Academy alumni homecoming in Fort Del Pilar, Baguio city, north of Manila, Philippines February 18, 2017. Source: Reuters/Harley Palangchao THE Philippine army will create a "battalion size" task force to help the government's anti-narcotics agency run after high-value targets in President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, the country's military chief said.

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  11. AFP to create task force to held PDEA on war against drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Manila Bulletin

    Chief of Staff General Eduardo AA o said a task force will soon be created to help the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in the war against illegal drugs. MB File - Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo AA o.

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  12. Opioid use may soon threaten the loss of a generation of Americans: Phillip MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Plain Dealer

    Police say the boy who overdosed is staying with relatives and appears to be doing well. We can only hope so.

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  13. Alleged drug pusher in Davao City killed in shootout with PDEARead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | MindaNews

    An alleged big time drug pusher was killed in a shootout with the agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency regional office here in a buy-bust operation in Toril district at around 5:20 p.m. on Saturday. Romero said Canoy sold a sachet of shabu to a PDEA agent inside his rented house in Purok 8, Pagkakaisa, Brangay Lubogan but after sensing he was dealing with an agent, fired at the team and ran towards the back of his house where he was killed.

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  14. Philippine army to join Duterte's drug war: military chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | ABC News

    The Philippine army will create a battalion-sized task force to help the government's anti-narcotics agency run after high-level targets in President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, the country's military chief says. Mr Duterte has ordered the military to play a role in his crackdown.

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  15. Philippine army to create task force to chase big drug syndicatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Reuters

    He has said that he also wants to grant troops powers to arrest "scalawag" police. The announcement came after it emerged last month that drug squad officers had killed a South Korean businessman at national police headquarters.

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  16. Mother fights on against deadly drug that led to son's overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Times

    ... there are still people dying from fentanyl on a regular basis," Hicks said. In December, the Drug Enforcement Administration released its annual national drug threat assessment report, showing an increase in fentanyl-related deaths "Illicit ...

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  17. Mexico could end drug, security co-operation if Trump pushes trade terms, Economy Minister warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Globe and Mail

    ... cartels in order to prevent the flow of drugs from reaching its northern neighbour. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has a massive presence in Mexico, with offices and agents across the country. In addition, there is currently close ...

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  18. Mexico captures son of Sinaloa drug cartel boss 'El Azul'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | SFGate

    Mexican authorities say they have captured Juan Jose Esparragoza Monzon, a top Sinaloa cartel leader's son who is suspected of running a drug distribution network and managing cartel finances. Mexican authorities say they have captured Juan Jose Esparragoza Monzon, a top Sinaloa cartel leader's son who is suspected of running a drug distribution network and managing cartel finances.

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  19. US Sen. Markey joins congressional delegation to MexicoRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | Washington Times

    ... scheduled to visit the U.S.-Mexico border and meet with Customs and Border Protection and Drug Enforcement Administration officials to discuss efforts to curb drug trafficking, citing the increase in the amount of fentanyl illegally entering the ...

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  20. Duterte attributes war on drugs success to AFP's supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Sun-Star

    THE war on drugs has turned out to become "successful" after the administration tapped the help of the Armed Forces of the Philippines in the narcotics crackdown, President Rodrigo said Saturday. "Little did I know that the drug problem was more complex until tens of thousands of drug users started turning themselves in.

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