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  1. Salem Police Officer Admits to Bribing a Federal DefendantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A Salem police officer has admitted to telling a woman he would recommend a more lenient sentence for her, if she performed a sexual act on him. Kevin C. Moore, 42, pleaded guilty to one count of bribery on Tuesday.

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  2. Guest commentary: MTC commissioners beginning to see they were misledRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Inside Bay Area

    It's no surprise that costs for the new MTC headquarters at 375 Beale Street in San Francisco have surged to $247 million from the original $167 million and will continue to do so, because MTC commissioners voted for this white elephant without full disclosure. The executive director, Steve Heminger, was not an honest broker; he withheld a little detail -- more than half of the top floor was leased until July 1, 2015 to a federal Drug Enforcement Agency lab.

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  3. Hemp gets boost in federal spending billRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2011 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... Congress in recent days. A provision in the bill would prevent the Justice Department and Drug Enforcement Administration from spending funds in violation of farm bill language allowing states to designate hemp pilot projects for research and ...

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  4. Luczon: Figures and foolishnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Sun-Star

    THREE years ago, Tropical Storm "Sendong" delivered us to our knees. Lives lost and many have remained missing until now, but today we remember them like a scar in our skin, which the pain can still be felt at random moments.

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  5. Shelby County man gets back most of $894,800 seized from safe by DEA agentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Alabama Live

    Jabari Mosley is getting back most of the $894,800 federal drug agents seized from a safe Mosley had brought to a Birmingham locksmith to open for him in 2010. Under an agreement with federal prosecutors Mosley will get back $742,840.

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  6. The DEA Still Thinks Marijuana is as Dangerous as HeroinRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Government Executive

    Marijuana is now legal for medical or recreational use in nearly half of US states , even though the US government still officially puts the drug in the same category as heroin, LSD and ecstasy. At the federal level, the US Drug Enforcement Administration classifies cannabis as a schedule 1 substance , the most dangerous class under the Controlled Substances Act, with "a high potential for abuse and potentially severe psychological and/or physical dependence."

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  7. Congress quietly ends federal government's ban on medical marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... The medical marijuana movement has picked up considerable momentum in recent years. The Drug Enforcement Administration, however, continues to place marijuana in the most dangerous category of narcotics, with no accepted medical use. Congress for ...

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  8. Spain arrests suspected Colombian drug trafficker : December 16, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Daily Times

    MADRID A Colombian man suspected of running a network of hitmen in Europe to settle scores over drugs and coordinating large shipments of cocaine to the continent has been arrested in Spain, Spanish police said on Tuesday. The man named as Victor Alfonso MP was wanted by the US Drug Enforcement Administration for having smuggled a tonne of cocaine into the United States between 2010 and 2013, the police said that in a statement.

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  9. Salem police detective under federal investigationRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WTOP-FM Washington

    He says the officer had been assigned to a local U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration task force for the past five years. He declined to identify the officer.

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  10. New program will save you money, get meth labs off the streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A new program will save Iowa taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars while also safely getting meth labs off the streets. taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars while also safely getting meth labs off the streets.

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  11. Judge Regrets Harsh Human Toll Of Mandatory Minimum SentencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... view. "People are in prison because of their own bad choices," he says. Otis worked for the Drug Enforcement Administration and in the George H.W. Bush White House. He says the 1980s "tough on crime" strategies helped push crime to today's record ...

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  12. Philippine prison used as drug denRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | CNN

    PHILIPPINE President Benigno Aquino III has given Justice Secretary Leila de Lima specific instructions to stop all illegal activities in the New Bilibid Prison , a Palace official said on Tuesday. Aquino's order was an offshoot of a surprise inspection done by De Lima on Monday where 20 convicted drug lords enjoy luxurious lifestyles inside the national penitentiary in Muntinlupa City.

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  13. 1.5 kilos of cocaine found in Crystal Lake drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Chicago Tribune

    ... from Crystal Lake Police. Police, along with the McHenry County Sheriff's Office and a Drug Enforcement Administration task force, executed a search warrant Friday evening, December 12, in the 500 block of Chardonnay Lane in Crystal Lake. During the ...

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  14. Marijuana Stocks: Canadian Court Strikes Down Appeal To Overturn InjunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    Feds lose recent bid to appeal injunction that allows patients to grow at home. Trial to determine legality of MMPR is set for February.

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  15. In Our View / Equal Access Act: Allow veterans access to medical marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | HeraldNet

    Government agencies and legislative bodies, which usually move at a slug-like pace, can act quickly, especially if no one is particularly seeking the change. The Department of Justice announced last week that Indian tribes can grow and sell marijuana on their lands as long as they follow the same federal conditions laid out for states that have legalized the drug, the Associated Press reported.

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  16. Hot tub and sex doll found inside prison cellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Nothing To Do With Arbroath

    Authorities in the Philippines discovered illegal drugs and entertainment facilities in some of the cells of high-profile inmates at the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa on Monday morning. Justice Secretary Leila de Lima, accompanied by members of the National Bureau of Investigation , Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency , Philippine National Police held a surprise inspection at the national penitentiary's maximum security compound amid reports that convicted drug lords are still able to continue with their operations inside jail.

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  17. Headley stays in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Highlands Today

    ... banned substances between late 2010 and October 2012 supplied by Anthony Bosch, according to Drug Enforcement Administration documents provided by the government to defense lawyers. Bosch owned the Biogenesis of America clinic in Coral Gables, ...

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  18. When A-Rod met a Ugia a " the supplier in Alex Rodrigueza s steroid useRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Miami Herald

    ... never bring Velazquez around again," according to a summary of Rodriguez's statement to the Drug Enforcement Administration. "Sucart agreed." But Rodriguez - who was required by law to give a "truthful and complete" statement to the DEA under a ...

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  19. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WHDH

    It might look like a science fiction movie but police drones with sophisticated cameras tracking suspects from the air could soon be a possibility. The FAA is ready to release its guidelines on the controversial flying machines and agencies like the Massachusetts State Police are looking to get on board.

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  20. Headley, Yankees agree to new contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Bennington Banner

    ... banned substances between late 2010 and October 2012 supplied by Anthony Bosch, according to Drug Enforcement Administration documents provided by the government to defense lawyers. Bosch owned the Biogenesis of America clinic in Coral Gables, ...

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