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14 hrs ago | BBC News

US court allows Arizona execution

The US Supreme Court has cleared the way for Arizona to execute a murderer who had sought information about the lethal drugs to be used to kill him.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Medicine, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Yesterday | WPTV Local News

Cops: Duo tried to sell 52 pills to detectives

Port St. Lucie Police arrested two Jensen Beach residents Friday after they attempted to sell 52 pills of hydromorphone to detectives in a Sam's Club parking lot.

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Related Topix: Port St. Lucie, FL, Jensen Beach, FL, Medicine, Drugs, St Lucie County, FL

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Ivanhoe

Crossing the Line: Pregnant and Addicted to Drugs

NASHVILLE, Tenn. The number of babies born addicted to drugs, including prescription medication has tripled in the last decade.

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Related Topix: Nashville, TN, Medicine, Methadone

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Man denies pills-for-sex deal with girl

A 74-year-old Mahone Bay man has admitted having sex with a 16-year-old girl who was addicted to prescription painkillers but says he didn't supply her with pills in exchange for sex.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Courthouse News Service

Horrible Tale From a Minnesota Hospital

A heart patient suffered "uncontrollable pain" and had to have her forearm amputated because a hospital nurse stole her morphine for himself and injected her with contaminated substances instead, the woman claims in court.

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Related Topix: Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Medicine, Stearns County, MN

Hispanic Business

Researchers at National Institute of Criminalistics and Criminology...

Samples were extracted by solid-phase extraction with cation exchange cartridges using a TECAN Freedom Evo 100 base robotic system, including a hydrolysis step previous extraction when required."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Propoxyphene (generic), Darvon-N

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

Researchers at National Institute of Criminalistics and Criminology...

Samples were extracted by solid-phase extraction with cation exchange cartridges using a TECAN Freedom Evo 100 base robotic system, including a hydrolysis step previous extraction when required."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Propoxyphene (generic), Darvon-N

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Man, 73, admits sex, drugs charges

A Lunenburg County senior citizen faces at least two years in prison after changing his plea during a trial Tuesday on allegations he gave a 16-year-old girl drugs in exchange for sex.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Mon Jul 14, 2014

EMS1

Fla. firefighter-medic charged with selling prescription drugs

James A. Comer, 38, of Largo faces 16 counts that include sale, delivery and possession of oxycontin, morphine, alprazolam, oxycodone and hydromorphone, the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Related Topix: OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Medicine

WFMZ-TV Allentown

Life Lessons: Pregnant & addicted to drugs

Now a handful of niche clinics are opening up to help drug addicted moms get clean and deliver healthy babies.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Methadone, Vanderbilt University

Sat Jul 12, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Pinellas Park firefighter-paramedic charged with sale of prescription drugs

James A. Comer, 38, of Largo was charged with 16 separate counts, which include sale, delivery and possession of oxycontin, morphine, alprazolam, oxycodone and hydromorphone.

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Related Topix: Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Xanax, Alprazolam (generic), Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Pinellas County, FL

Fri Jul 11, 2014

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

FMPD: Felon found with drugs, gun during probation check

Two people were arrested Thursday after drugs and a gun were allegedly found in an apartment while probation officers visited a convicted felon.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine

Thu Jul 10, 2014

DurhamRegion.com

Crack down on the sale of illicit prescription drugs sees dozens arrested, 134 charges laid

Four counts of trafficking , possession for purpose of trafficking , possession , five counts of breach of recognizance, five counts of breach of probation Seven counts of trafficking , three counts of possession for purpose of trafficking, and possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Medicine, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Courthouse News Service

Patients Say Nurse Stole Their Drugs

A hospital nurse stole patients' morphine, leaving them to suffer post-surgical pain, three patients claim in a class action in Indiana state court.

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Related Topix: Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Medicine

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Brandon Sun

Man gets 2 years for overdose death

A man who killed a woman when he injected her with a powerful narcotic has been sentenced to two years in prison.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Medicine, Drugs

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Erie Times News

Harborcreek woman waives hearing in Millcreek pain medication theft case

A Harborcreek Township woman waived her preliminary hearing this morning on charges related to the theft of pain medication at a retirement facility in Millcreek Township.

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Related Topix: Harborcreek, PA, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Medicine, Erie, PA

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Opioid use increases after oxycodone crackdown

Prescription pills containing oxycodone and acetaminophen are shown in this June 20, 2012 photo.

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Related Topix: Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic), Drugs, Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian

Ottawa Citizen

Canadian researchers warn about deaths related to narcotic painkillers

The number of lives lost to opioid overdoses is increasing rapidly, according to a new Ontario study - and the bulk of the deaths are clustered among the young.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Canada, Pharmacology, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Drugs

Fri Jun 27, 2014

TCPalm

SWAT busts drug activity after citizen complaints

Two men were arrested Thursday after citizen complaints about drug activity at a Jensen Beach home prompted an investigation, according to Christine Christofek, Martin County sheriff's spokeswoman.

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Related Topix: Jensen Beach, FL, Martin County, FL, Medicine

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