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  1. New Laws to Stop Drug TraffickingRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WENY

    Three new laws in Steuben County aim to make it more expensive for drug dealers to do business. On Monday, the Steuben County Legislature passed three new drug laws in an effort to stop drug trafficking.

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  2. Grand Jury Indicts 2 in Ashland Synthetic Drug SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WDIO

    ... in Pompano Beach, Florida. The indictment is the result of an investigation involving the Drug Enforcement Administration, IRS Criminal Investigation, Wisconsin Department of Justice/Division of Criminal Investigation, Ashland County District ...

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  3. Salem, Virginia Police Officer Pleads Guilty to BriberyRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | PressReleasePoint

    A police officer employed by the City of Salem, Virginia, and assigned to a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration task force pleaded guilty today for soliciting and receiving sexual favors from a cooperating defendant in exchange for agreeing to recommend a favorable sentence to a federal prosecutor on the defendant's behalf. Assistant Attorney General Leslie R. Caldwell of the Justice Department's Criminal Division, Special Agent in Charge Adam S. Lee of the FBI's Richmond Division and Special Agent in Charge Michael Tompkins of the Department of Justice Office of the Inspector General's Washington Field Office made the announcement.

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  4. RCI Uniform Classification Guidelines UpdatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Blood Horse

    The Association of Racing Commissioners International has updated its Uniform Classification Guidelines for Foreign Substances and Recommended Penalties and Model Rule Update. Updates of the recommended penalties section for Ketoprofen to comply with the ARCI Controlled Therapeutic Medication Schedule.

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  5. AG: Harrisburg doctor sold pills for cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | ABC 27

    State prosecutors have filed new charges against a Harrisburg doctor who allegedly sold prescriptions for powerful painkillers to people who were not under his care. Dr. David Wait, 55, illegally wrote prescriptions mostly for oxycodone, but also for oxycontin, hydromorphone, morphine and fentanyl, according to a news release from the state attorney general's office.

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  6. MDEA arrests 3 people in Lewiston on drug, weapons chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Sun Journal

    The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency arrested three people Sunday in a Lewiston parking lot and charged them on drug charges. According to an MDEA statement, agents were investigating drug trafficking in the Lewiston-Auburn area when they saw what they believed to be a drug transaction about 4 p.m. Sunday in a vehicle in a Sabattus Street parking lot.

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  7. Anti-Pot Congressmen Indirectly Admit Obama Has a Way to Let DC Legalize MarijuanaRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Fire Dog Lake

    Rep. Andy Harris is the anti-pot crusader who has been working diligently to undermine democracy in the District of Columbia to try to stop local marijuana reform, but he may have accidentally validated arguments that President Obama has the power to easily undo his efforts . In the Washington Post he wrote an op-ed with Rep. Joe Pitts defending the rider they had inserted in the omnibus spending bill during backroom negotiations.

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  8. Hemp Gets Boost in Federal Spending BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... Congress in recent days. A provision in the bill would prevent the Justice Department and Drug Enforcement Administration from spending funds in violation of farm bill language allowing states to designate hemp pilot projects for research and ...

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  9. Survey Finds Teen Pot Smoking Fell This Year Despite the Message Supposedly Sent by LegalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... illegal, but should be used instead to help the sick?" Thomas Constantine, then head of the Drug Enforcement Administration, asked just before the California vote in 1996. "We cannot afford to send ambivalent messages about drugs." John Walters, ...

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  10. Remembering Operation Just CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Bayonet

    Indicted in United States court on drug trafficking and other charges, "maximum leader" Manuel Noriega, dictator of Panama, became the target of a well-planned, joint services strike beginning Dec. 20, 1989. After years of worsening relations with Noriega and his increasingly oppressive military and political regime and the United States, President George Herbert W. Bush ordered planning for a surgical strike to remove the strong man and his supporters from power.

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  11. Salem Police Officer Admits to Bribing a Federal DefendantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A Salem police officer has admitted to telling a woman he would recommend a more lenient sentence for her, if she performed a sexual act on him. Kevin C. Moore, 42, pleaded guilty to one count of bribery on Tuesday.

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  12. Guest commentary: MTC commissioners beginning to see they were misledRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Inside Bay Area

    It's no surprise that costs for the new MTC headquarters at 375 Beale Street in San Francisco have surged to $247 million from the original $167 million and will continue to do so, because MTC commissioners voted for this white elephant without full disclosure. The executive director, Steve Heminger, was not an honest broker; he withheld a little detail -- more than half of the top floor was leased until July 1, 2015 to a federal Drug Enforcement Agency lab.

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  13. Luczon: Figures and foolishnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Sun-Star

    THREE years ago, Tropical Storm "Sendong" delivered us to our knees. Lives lost and many have remained missing until now, but today we remember them like a scar in our skin, which the pain can still be felt at random moments.

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  14. Shelby County man gets back most of $894,800 seized from safe by DEA agentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Alabama Live

    Jabari Mosley is getting back most of the $894,800 federal drug agents seized from a safe Mosley had brought to a Birmingham locksmith to open for him in 2010. Under an agreement with federal prosecutors Mosley will get back $742,840.

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  15. The DEA Still Thinks Marijuana is as Dangerous as HeroinRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Government Executive

    Marijuana is now legal for medical or recreational use in nearly half of US states , even though the US government still officially puts the drug in the same category as heroin, LSD and ecstasy. At the federal level, the US Drug Enforcement Administration classifies cannabis as a schedule 1 substance , the most dangerous class under the Controlled Substances Act, with "a high potential for abuse and potentially severe psychological and/or physical dependence."

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  16. Congress quietly ends federal government's ban on medical marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... The medical marijuana movement has picked up considerable momentum in recent years. The Drug Enforcement Administration, however, continues to place marijuana in the most dangerous category of narcotics, with no accepted medical use. Congress for ...

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  17. Spain arrests suspected Colombian drug trafficker : December 16, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Daily Times

    MADRID A Colombian man suspected of running a network of hitmen in Europe to settle scores over drugs and coordinating large shipments of cocaine to the continent has been arrested in Spain, Spanish police said on Tuesday. The man named as Victor Alfonso MP was wanted by the US Drug Enforcement Administration for having smuggled a tonne of cocaine into the United States between 2010 and 2013, the police said that in a statement.

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  18. Salem police detective under federal investigationRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WTOP-FM Washington

    He says the officer had been assigned to a local U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration task force for the past five years. He declined to identify the officer.

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  19. New program will save you money, get meth labs off the streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A new program will save Iowa taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars while also safely getting meth labs off the streets. taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars while also safely getting meth labs off the streets.

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  20. New program will save you money, get meth labs off the streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A new program will save Iowa taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars while also safely getting meth labs off the streets. taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars while also safely getting meth labs off the streets.

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