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They are of different backgrounds and ages, but they've all moved to Colorado for the same thing: medical marijuana to treat their sick children.
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Attorney General Eric Holder Declaring heroin addiction is an "urgent and growing public health crisis,'' urged first responders to carry the drug naloxone that helps resuscitate victims from an overdose.
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Concerned over the rise in heroin overdose deaths, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is vowing to increase efforts to fight what he called an "urgent public health crisis."
Authorities allegedly found an "elaborate" marijuana-growing operation at an Atlantic County home after they went there as part of a credit-card fraud investigation.
In this Oct. 19, 2009 file photo, Samuel Bagdorf of San Francisco, who suffers from anxiety disorders, lights his marijuana pipe at the San Francisco Medical Cannabis Clinic in San Francisco, Monday, Oct. 19, 2009.
Mexican officials say all forensic evidence indicates a man killed Sunday in an early morning shootout in western Mexico was a leader of the Knights Templar Cartel who the government reported slain in 2010.
The Rockford Register Star reports that the law that took effect in January protects patients from arrest or prosecution for using marijuana.
A California lawmaker has introduced legislation to regulate the state's free-wheeling medical marijuana industry - the farmers that grow the drug, the hundreds of storefront shops that sell it and especially the doctors who write recommendations allowing people to use it.
A California lawmaker has introduced legislation to regulate the state's free-wheeling medical marijuana industry - the farmers that grow the drug, the hundreds of storefront shops that sell it and the doctors who write recommendations allowing its use.
By Joseph M. Gerace Medical marijuana has officially hit the airwaves in New Jersey.
Norwich Norwich police arrested two men on heroin possession charges Friday following the discovery of 30 bags of heroin in a vehicle, police said.
At around 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Washington C.H. Police received a call reporting a suspicious man and woman inside McDonald's, 280 S. Elm St. A McDonald's employee told police, "I have two people in here that I'm pretty sure are strung out on heroin.
Researchers with a Caribbean trade bloc have found that decriminalizing marijuana and exploring its use for medicinal purposes could help boost the region's sluggish economy.
Alleged gang members are presented to the media at the National Police Headquarters after their capture in San Salvador, El Salvador, Thursday, March.
As Colorado grapples with a burgeoning legalized marijuana industry, authorities are becoming drug recognition experts, learning new tools in their fight against something that remains illegal: driving while stoned.
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