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Wes Welker Denies MDMA Use After Four-Game Suspension

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The Denver Broncos star tested positive for amphetamines after handing out hundred dollar bills at the Kentucky Derby. MORE  

Online Drug Site Agora Replaces Silk Road Atop Dark Web

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Agora has taken over the online drug marketplace by utilizing invite codes and selling other products like semi-automatic firearms. MORE  

Cee Lo Green Pleads No Contest To Federal Drug Charge

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The former Voice judge and member of Gnarls Barkley was given three years probation. MORE  

Attorney Accused Of Framing PTA Volunteer In Drug Planting Case

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Attorney Kent Easter and his wife conspired to set-up Kelli Peters over alleged mistreatment of their son. MORE  

Japanese Pop Icon Faces Lengthy Jail Sentence Over Drug Use

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Aska has been embroiled in a drug and sex scandal that has captured the nation. MORE  

Former Playboy Model Sentenced To Jail For Drug Smuggling

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Brandi Brandt, who was once married to Motley Crue's Nikki Sixx, was sentenced to prison for six years. MORE  

Soldier Who Blamed Chantix for Murder Gets New Trial

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Defendant George MacDonald may have been suffering some side effects of Chantix, which include depression, anxiety, suicidal thoughts, and hallucinations. MORE  

Hundreds of Cases Impacted By Drug Analyst's Resignation

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Nearly 200 drug cases could be affected after Brenda Frazier was found to not be following proper protocol. MORE  

Turkey Struggling With Synthetic Drug 'Bonzai'

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A new form of synthetic cannabis has caused a rash of schizophrenia-like behavior and heart failure among users. MORE  

Study Links Medical Marijuana With Reduced Overdose Deaths

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Anti-pot advocates are angry that medical marijuana is being presented as a healthier alternative to pills. MORE  

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