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  1. 'New York Times' pro-marijuana editorial pushes legalization debateRead the original story

    53 min ago | Daily Press & Argus

    Drug Policy Alliance Ethan Nadelmann said the piece took "intellectual and moral clarity as well as courage," according to a statement.

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  2. Synthetic human growth hormone usage on rise in teensRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... growth in children and adolescents. This hormone is also produced synthetically, and can be found in some prescription drugs, and other products easily available on the Internet. Interest has grown over the years by teens looking for an edge in ...

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  3. Traffic stop leads to drug bust12:21 pmRead the original story

    1 hr ago | LaGrange Daily News

    According to the Sheriffs Office, a deputy stopped a silver 2006 Cadillac DTS Saturday night on Interstate 85, near mile marker 20. The deputy said he noticed the vehicle was following another car too closely and was failing to maintain its lane of traffic.

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  4. Prichard aims to shut down strip club after raid nets 15 arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    ... counterfeit cash, about 12 packs of spice, roughly a quarter of one pound of marijuana, powder cocaine, prescription drugs, about two gallons of codeine syrup, five sets of digital scales and an assortment of ammunition and spare magazines for ...

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  5. More Trouble for 'Shrimp Boy' and Sen. YeeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Courthouse News Service

    A federal grand jury added racketeering to the expansive list of charges against Chinatown mob boss Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, suspended California Sen. Leland Yee and Yee political consultant Keith Jackson.

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  6. Cocaine use by train engineers seen as a disabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... a safe and productive employee in control of his drug dependence." For two years, he is to refrain from using illicit drugs and be subject to random alcohol and drug testing. Bottom line: The employee must be reinstated. CP says it will appeal the ...

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  7. Marysville: Two taken to hospital after drug overdose callRead the original story

    1 hr ago | This Week Community News

    Marysville police were called to a residence on Wedgewood Drive for a report of a drug overdose at 4:43 a.m. July 19. According to reports, police found an 18-year-old man and two juveniles under the influence of drugs.

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  8. Caldwell man arrested on meth chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Charlotte Observer

    Jerry Duane Anderson, 27, of Hudson, was arrested late last week on methamphetamine-related charges, according to the Caldwell County Sheriff's Office.

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  9. US: 'Threats' behind release of Venezuela generalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    U.S. officials said Monday they believe Venezuela used "threats" against Aruba to pressure it to release a powerful former general who is wanted by the United States for alleged drug trafficking.

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  10. Florida support for medical marijuana stays near 90 percent: pollRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Support for legalizing medical marijuana in Florida is holding steady at 88 percent despite weeks of vigorous campaigning by opponents ahead of a November referendum on the issue, a poll released on Monday showed.

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  11. Club Offers Social Pot SpotRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Eric Buchanan envisions a day when marijuana will be as common as vodka tonics or microbrews at lounges and nightclubs across Washington.

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  12. Wakeman police make drug arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Reflector

    Patrolmen Kemper and McNulty responded to the residence on a follow-up investigation from Huron County Adult Parole Authority.

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  13. Jailed Muskegon medical-marijuana advocates file civil-rights lawsuit against drug officersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    Muskegon medical-marijuana advocates Derek Antol and Samantha Conklin have filed a federal civil-rights lawsuit, alleging drug-enforcement officers conducted unlawful searches and seizures July 9 of their homes and businesses and a "false arrest" of Antol's 12-year-old son during one of the searches.

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  14. Is the New York Times Editorial Board Right About Legalizing Pot?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | US News & World Report

    On Sunday, the New York Times editorial board wrote that the federal government should repeal the national prohibition on marijuana.

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  15. Marijuana Use In The US And Canada Tops That Of Most Other Countries: United NationsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Medical Daily

    ... decreased, particularly in Western and Central Europe. The World Drug Report 2014 includes various information about drugs, ranging from production to trafficking, as well as, consumption. Chapter one of the report provides a global overview of the ...

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  16. Hunterdon County grand jury returns indicments on July 23Read the original story

    1 hr ago | NJ.com

    ... and empty folds), police said. He was also ticketed for allegedly driving on a suspended license and possession of drugs in a motor vehicle. Later in the day police arrested Sarah E. Vanselous, 31, and charged her with conspiracy to possess drugs ...

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  17. The Nucleus Accumbens and Reward: Neurophysiological Investigations in Behaving AnimalsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    The nucleus accumbens is a crucial component of the brain reward system. This report reviews electrophysiological studies that examined Acb cell firing during goal-directed behaviors for natural reinforcers and drugs of abuse .

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  18. Strategies identified to improve oral contraceptive success with obese womenRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Agency said Thursday after a review of the evidence sparked by the French manufacturer's declaration that the drugs didn't ... Condoms break, contraceptive pills are missed and in the throes of passion, contraception might be overlooked. So from ...

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  19. Sobriety Checkpoint Nets One DUI Arrest, Many Other ViolationsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Newtown Bee

    ... both directions and briefly interview them to determine whether they are driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.

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  20. 2-county police crackdown yields 18 arrestsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    A two-county operation involving local, county, state and federal law enforcement officers resulted in 18 arrests last week across Alexander and Iredell counties, authorities said.

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