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32 min ago | Northwest Herald

Woodstock man arrested on multiple drug charges

WOODSTOCK – Juan M. Huerta, a 41-year-old Woodstock resident, was arrested Wednesday for multiple drug offenses, according to a news release from the McHenry County Sheriff's Office.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Woodstock, IL

1 hr ago | KXL-AM Portland

Heroin Bust In TigardTwo people were arrested and 14 detained.

Two people have been arrested and 14 have been detained after a big heroin bust at a home on SW Gentlewoods Drive in Tigard.

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5 hrs ago | Sun-Star

PDEA wants to wiretap drug lords, financers

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency reiterated on Tuesday the need to wiretap suspected drug lords and their financers to drastically cut the supply of illegal drugs in the country.

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9 hrs ago | Steuben Courier

Legalization of Marijuana: Pros and Cons

The legalization of marijuana in Colorado and Washington was a boon to stoners everywhere - if they weren't taking pilgrimages to the new Pot Promised Land, they were reveling in the fact that each state victory on the marijuana front is potentially one step closer to legalization everywhere.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, US Governors, John Hickenlooper

Wed Jul 23, 2014

WTOC-TV Savannah

DEA scam hitting Effingham County

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is warning people about a phone call scam where a called claims to be a DEA Agent, accusing the victim of being involved in some kind of prescription medication fraud.

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Related Topix: Effingham County, GA

LongIsland.com

Long Island Doctor Sentenced to 10 Years' Imprisonment for...

July 22, 2014 - Earlier today, at the federal courthouse in Central Islip , New York, Long Island doctor Leonard I. Stambler was sentenced to 10 years in prison by United States District Court Judge Joseph F. Bianco.

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Related Topix: Prison, Healthcare Law, Law, Criminal Defense Law

The Orlando Sentinel

First on Orlandosentinel.Com Fake urine seized at warehouse full of drug paraphernalia | Video

When an undercover officer and informant went shopping at the sprawling Honey 2000 warehouse in Orlando earlier this month, they picked up fake urine, bongs and "herb" grinders.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Drug Testing

The Motley Fool

Is FedEx's Trouble With the Feds a Game-Changer?

Rather than capitulate to the charges, like fellow logistics company United Parcel Service , FedEx is fighting the accusation in court.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Trucking, United Parcel Service, Air Courier, Medicine, Valium, Valrelease, Diazepam (generic), Xanax, Alprazolam (generic)

EDGE

Gay Porn Star Arrested at LAX After Attempt to Smuggle Meth in Anus

British gay porn star Bruno Knight used some of the skills he's picked up in the adult film industry which led to his arrest at Los Angeles Airport on June 16 for trying to traffic samples of crystal meth from the U.S. to the U.K. via his anus.

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Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Metropolitan Detention Center, Los Angeles, Prison, Drugs

KETK

Sheriff: Major ETX drug trafficker arrested, 2.5 kilos of meth seized

The Henderson County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday the arrested of a man and his associate who had allegedly been selling drugs in the area for more than a decade.

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Bangor Daily News

Portland man arrested on charge of distributing heroin

A Portland man was arrested in Hancock County on Monday on a charge of distributing heroin, according to the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency.

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Related Topix: Hancock County, ME, Federal Prisons, Prison

WJLA-TV Arlington

"Target America" at the Maryland Science Center

The "Target America" exhibit is a 10,000 square foot interactive exhibit that explores the cost and consequences of illegal drugs in our society.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

DEA: Anesthesiologist helped pimp women

A Bellevue doctor bringing in big money as an anesthesiologist is now suspected of working with his girlfriend to pimp women smuggled into the United States by sex traffickers.

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Related Topix: Bellevue, WA, University of Washington, backpage

NWCN.com

Hash oil explosions lead to seven arrests

U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan was joined on Tuesday by several local law enforcement leaders from throughout the metro area speaking about the dangers of extracting hash oil from marijuana.

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Related Topix: Drugs

Wall Street Journal

DEA Looking into Safeway's Record Keeping

The Drug Enforcement Administration is looking into Safeway Inc.'s record keeping related to the theft of controlled substances, the supermarket chain disclosed Tuesday.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Feds charge 12 with dealing drug methylone in Washington County

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Washington County, WI, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Examiner.com

FedEx indicted on charges of shipping illegal drugs

The US Attorney for the Northern District of California indicted FedEx Thursday in connection with a Justice Department probe regarding illegal pharmaceutical shipments.

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Related Topix: Transportation, FedEx, Air Courier, Prison, Environmental Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration

Denver Westword

Photos: Most wanted DEA fugitives in Denver, part two

Last week, we shared part one of the federal Drug Enforcement Administration's most wanted fugitives list for its Denver office -- a roster from Colorado and several neighboring states that includes 51 men and women wanted for narco-crimes typically involving heroin, meth, cocaine and marijuana.

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New York Daily News

L.I. man caught mailing oxycodone pills in Skittles bag

Feds busted a Long Island man who they say tried to traffic narcotics by sending pills through the mail in Skittles candy bags.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Life, Food, Candy

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Newcastle woman arrested on charge of selling heroin

Nichole L. Brackett was allegedly selling 25-milligram bags of heroin, which sell for $25 to $30 apiece, Maine Drug Enforcement Agency Supervisor Jim Pease said.

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Related Topix: Newcastle, ME

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