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  1. U.S. judge sentences 2 brothers who smuggled for Mexican drug cartelsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... Born in Chicago, the twins built their mini-empire using a system of couriers and henchmen, court records show. The drugs were often picked up in broad daylight, in supermarket parking lots and outside dollar stores, and were kept in ...

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  2. Dodgers Minor Leaguers get 50-game suspensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Dodgers

    Dodgers Minor Leaguers Robert Carson and Theo Alexander were handed 50-game suspensions on Tuesday resulting from a second positive test for undisclosed drugs of abuse. Carson tested positive for marijuana, according to a report by the Los Angeles Times.

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  3. Millbrook man arrested on federal drug trafficking chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... ine," said AL Middle District Assistant U.S. Attorney Verne Speirs. "In addition, every time they went to go get these drugs, Mr. Parker was armed and of course that's another violation of federal law."

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  4. Georgia lawmaker outlines plan for shipping medical marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Georgia state lawmaker championing medical marijuana recently said he hopes to announce an agreement soon with a manufacturer that aims to ship cannabis oil to residents in the state. That process would be facilitated if Georgia passes a bill to offer immunity from prosecution to those families using cannabis oil for medical purposes, said state Rep. Allen Peake, R-Macon.

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  5. Cindy Wagner of Boca Jailed On Multiple Drug ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Boca News Now

    Cindy Ann Wagner, a 58 year old Boca Raton resident, is facing several serious drug charges following her arrest by Boynton Beach Police. Wagner is charged with two counts of possessing a controlled substance without a prescription, and one count each of cocaine possession with intent to sell and heroin possession with intent to sell.

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  6. Bali Nine: Megan Washington, Steve Kilbey, David Wenham headline mercy concertRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Sydney Morning Herald

    Some of Australia's finest musicians, performers and artists have moved quickly to organise a free "mercy concert" and candlelight vigil on Thursday evening at Martin Place in Sydney for convicted heroin smugglers Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan. The pair are in Bali's Kerobokan prison awaiting execution by firing squad after late bids for clemency were rejected by hardline Indonesian president Joko Widodo in December and January.

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  7. Lakeshore coke dealer claims she sold drugs to flee abusive marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

    Sabrina Lacommare holds a phone to her ear while lighting up as she leaves Superior Court in Windsor, Tuesday January 27, 2015. A cocaine dealer claims she is a battered wife who sold little bits of her husband's drug inventory to make money to flee the abusive relationship. 1 comment

  8. US-41 southbound reopens after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    ... Ramirez. Another resident of a Lehigh Acres home was arrested for possession of marijuana with intent to sell - after drugs were found at the crime scene. The man shot in the exchange of gunfire was identified by the sheriff's office as Refugio ...

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  9. Alison Holcomb Finds A Voice for VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seattle Weekly

    ... the ACLU, served as the measure's campaign director. She achieved a resounding win, striking a blow against the war on drugs by making Washington one of only two states at the time to allow the sale of recreational marijuana. "I was feeling really, ...

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  10. Texas inmate set to die Wednesday wins reprieveRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... week. Attorneys for the inmates contended if pentobarbital could not be used, Texas could tap into a supply of other drugs in its inventory, including the sedative midazolam, which was used in Oklahoma last year for an execution that went awry. The ...

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  11. Medicinal Pot Takes Over Giant Hershey Plant in CanadaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    After sitting idle for five years, a vast old Hershey factory in Canada will come back to life with the hum of industry. But as the lights go up there will be none of the 200,000 bars of chocolate that used to roll off the lines each day.

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  12. Former WEC champion, Brian Bowles, arrested for methamphetamine possession, among other chargesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Widely regarded as one of the best 135-pound mixed martial arts fighters just several years ago, Bowles is now apparently mixed up with drugs, specifically methamphetamine, according to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office . Bowles was at his home in Jefferson, Ga., entertaining a female guest when local authorities knocked on his door to serve her an arrest warrant.

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  13. Officials offer initiatives to tackle heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    From there, the Pasadena mother of three said the family spent six years dealing with his multiple runs from police, jail time, countless court dates and finally - rehab. Youngblood said Lance eventually got better.

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  14. Flashing stats Sukhbir says state on top will stay thereRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    ... a transit route, while the sources of narcotics were across the border. "Punjab is fighting the nation's war against drugs but instead of appreciating the state's efforts, political rivals are politicising the issue, which is unacceptable," he ...

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  15. Drug trafficking halted West TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Announced today by Edward L. Stanton III, United States Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee was the arrest early today and the unsealing of an indictment charging 13 suspects with federal drug trafficking violations. The indictments which were returned by a federal grand jury on January 20, 2015, remained under seal until today's arrests.

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  16. Police: York woman killed in crash in MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    ... dump truck. Weather appears to be a contributing factor in the collision, police said, adding that neither alcohol or drugs appear to have been involved. ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) - A New Mexico woman drove a van for more than 13 years without realizing ...

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  17. Medical pot Only OK For Sick Kids Failed By Other Drugs: MDsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    With virtually no hard proof that medical marijuana benefits sick children, and evidence that it may harm developing brains, the drug should only be used for severely ill kids who have no other treatment option, the nation's most influential pediatricians group says in a new policy. Some parents insist that medical marijuana has cured their kids' troublesome seizures or led to other improvements, but the American Academy of Pediatrics' new policy says rigorous research is needed to verify those claims.

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  18. On patrol for smugglers, Coast Guard has an air of 'Master and Commander'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... from Morro Bay to Dana Point, an expanse of water increasingly coming into play for traffickers - of humans and drugs - who hope to avoid the federal government's squeeze on traditional land routes. Since 2011, more than 340,000 pounds of marijuana ...

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  19. Van driver at the Lincoln Tunnel charged with DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    WEEHAWKEN - An inspection Sunday of commercial vehicles heading into the Lincoln Tunnel led to charges against two New York men including marijuana posession, driving under the influence and reckless driving, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said. Port Authority police stopped the 2014 Econoline Ford van around 4 p.m. and noticed that the driver, Sandeep Singh, 27, of Richmond Hill, had bloodshot and watery eyes, police said.

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  20. DeWine: Marijuana legalization a 'stupid idea'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News Herald

    Ohio's top cop was blunt about his opinion on legalizing marijuana in Ohio: "I think it's a stupid idea." DeWine: Marijuana legalization a 'stupid idea' Ohio's top cop was blunt about his opinion on legalizing marijuana in Ohio: "I think it's a stupid idea."

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