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  1. Mendoza Close party death inquest adjourned as police failed to trace Crimestoppers tip-offRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Romford Recorder

    ... alcohol, MDMA, cocaine and ketamine, but his wife Sharon, who attended the party with him, wasn't aware he took drugs at all. Police told the court younger partygoers had witnessed cocaine and ketamine being used at the party and officers found ...


  2. Mexican special forces swoop on cartel drug lord Hector Beltran LeyvaRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Daily Mail

    ... the U.S. Treasury Department said the Beltran Leyva gang was responsible for 'countless murders' of Mexican anti-drugs and military personnel. Hector's capture is a major victory for President Enrique Pena Nieto, who has sought to shift focus away ...


  3. STATE v. PETERSONRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | FindLaw

    ... confidential informant for the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration, for the illegal possession of prescription drugs. Soares told the police that he had purchased marijuana from an unidentified male living on the third floor of 33 Thorniley ...


  4. Courthouse RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Rebecca Lynn Rainey , 34, of 38 Oliver St., Milford, charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or .08 percent , driving negligently, and driving in violation of license restriction, found not guilty; and vehicle lights violation, found responsible, fined $35. Kaila Ortiz , 20, of 86 Country Club Blvd., Worcester, charged with vandalizing property, continued to Nov. 20. Michelle Montejunas , 28, of 25 Queen St., Worcester, charged with sexual conduct for a fee, continued to Oct. 27 on $450 cash bail.


  5. Mexico catches drug lord in tourist hauntRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Star

    Hector Beltran Leyva, leader of the Beltran Leyva's drug cartel, in Mexico City, on October 1, 2014 after Beltran Leyva, aka the "H", was arrested in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato State, Mexico. AFP PHOTO/GENERAL ATTORNEY MEXICO CITY: Soldiers captured one of Mexico's most-wanted drug barons in a restaurant Wednesday in a colonial town popular with American tourists and retirees.


  6. 13 nabbed in steroid bustRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The News Item

    ... Gym Candy," prosecutors said more than 90,000 anabolic steroids pills were among the illegal substances seized. The drugs had a street value estimated at $500,000. Raw materials to manufacture anabolic steroids were allegedly imported from China. ...


  7. A cry for help goes unheardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    An investigation by the Boston Globe detailed the heroin overdose death of a 20-year-old student at UMass Amherst who had been recruited by campus police as an undercover informant. Rather than helping the student overcome his drug addiction, UMass police declined to press charges, did not inform the student's parents of his selling drugs, and used him to ferret out other drug activity.


  8. Police logs - Oct. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheDay.Com

    Michele T. Allen, 51, of 176 Hazelnut Hill Road, Groton, was charged Tuesday with disorderly conduct and third-degree assault. Gina Lopez, 27, of Brooklyn, N.Y., was charged Sunday with assault on a police officer and interfering with an officer.


  9. Catherine Zeta-Jones to Star in The GodmotherRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | I4U Future Technology News

    Catherine Zeta-Jones was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for her act as a ruthless wife of a drug lord in Traffic. The Actress has now landed a new role in a true story "The Godmother".


  10. Safety reports now include statistics on domestic violence, dating violence, stalkingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Columbia Spectator

    Both Barnard and Columbia included this data in their reports. Barnard Public Safety elaborated in the report that it decided to include the data a year before the mandate goes into effect as part of a "good faith effort."


  11. Legal marijuana a high for Licking County manufacturerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... activist." Nor, he said, does he have any interest in using the drug himself. "I grew up with 'This is your brain on drugs.' I saw the egg on the frying pan when I was 12 years old. It took me a long time to get past what is effectively incorrect or ...


  12. Tuesdaya s forum to focus on marijuana policyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Partners for Healthier Communities and Strategies for a Stronger Sanford, both members of the Sanford Strong Coalition, will host a public forum, “Marijuana Policy in Maine: The Impact on Public Health and Youth,” on Tuesday, Oct. 7, at the Nasson Community Center's Little Theater at 457 Main Street from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. The forum, open to the public with no registration is necessary, will share timely information about the health impacts of marijuana and explore how public policy has influenced the drug's availability and use in Maine. The Maine Medical Marijuana Program will be explained and participants will be able to get questions answered regarding this program.


  13. Probation officer, guards among those charged in steroid ringRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    The state Attorney General's Office and local law enforcement Wednesday charged 13 people, including a probation officer and four current or former corrections officers and a local football star turned NFL hopeful, with running two transcontinental anabolic steroid rings. Following a 17-month investigation dubbed "Operation Gym Candy," authorities allege the individuals shipped hundreds of thousands of pills out of five Northeastern Pennsylvania counties, and also ran a ring that sold illegal prescription drugs.


  14. Former Carbondale teacher sentenced to probationRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... he has already suffered the greatest punishment - he'll never be able to teach again. He also said he was abusing drugs and alcohol at the time to deal with stress and the death of both his parents. School officials began investigating Mr. Dixon in ...


  15. Traumatic brain injury in childhood can lead to harmful behavior that differs between gendersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Teenagers who said they had a traumatic brain injury in their lifetime, especially girls, also reported significantly higher rates of harmful behavior, according to new research. The study looked at 13 harmful health behaviours - such as contemplating suicide, smoking marijuana or binge drinking - among 9,288 Ontario students between Grades 7 and 12. "Both boys and girls were more likely to engage in a variety of harmful behaviours if they reported a history of TBI, but girls engaged in all 13 harmful behaviours we looked for, whereas boys were at higher risk of engaging in only nine," said Dr. Gabriela Ilie, lead author of the study and a post-doctoral fellow at St. Michael's Hospital.


  16. Beyond marijuana: Legalize all drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... prosecutions as unfair speaks volumes on the collapsing support for the war on marijuana - part of the larger war on drugs. Two states, Colorado and Washington, have already legalized recreational pot. And the Colorado Supreme Court has been ...


  17. Drug abuse summit scheduled in CharlottesvilleRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    The acting director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy will give the keynote address at a conference in Charlottesville. Michael Botticelli's speech is just one item on the agenda of Thursday's daylong Virginia Heroin and Prescription Drug Summit.


  18. Reforming drug laws would benefit economyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Square News

    ... in Kentucky can land the offender in jail for up to 10 years, along with a $20,000 fine. The sentences for using drugs, notably marijuana, are particularly absurd, given their nature. Marijuana is significantly less harmful to the body than ...


  19. NY needs medical marijuana waiverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Square News

    ... the federal government still classifies marijuana as a Schedule I controlled substance , along with heroin and other drugs. Despite political promises to ease legal penalties for marijuana, the DOJ has maintained that it will prosecute users and ...


  20. Mexican Drugs Lord Caught In Seafood RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    ... formation leading to his capture. US and Mexican authorities say the Beltran Leyva gang is responsible for trafficking drugs to the United States and Europe including cocaine, marijuana, heroin and methamphetamine.