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Former World Leaders Call For End To War On Drugs

By McCarton Ackerman

While former world leaders called for across-the-board decriminalization, the White House has yet to embrace such measures. MORE  

Anti-Marijuana Academics Paid By Big Pharma

By McCarton Ackerman

Pharmaceutical companies have lined the pockets of so-called experts to spread disinformation about weed. MORE  

NFL Attempts To Finally Implement Revised Drug Policy

By McCarton Ackerman

While professional football tries to save face with Ray Rice, the NFL has been quietly negotiating a new drug policy with players. MORE  

Drug Dealer Reports Stolen Weed to Police, Gets Away Scot-Free

By McCarton Ackerman

Mariah Massad called police to report a robbery, which included 10 grams of pot. MORE  

Former CEO of Bitcoin Site Pleads Guilty To Aiding Silk Road Deals

By McCarton Ackerman

Charlie Shrem was arrested earlier in the year for knowingly allowing bitcoins to be used to buy drugs. MORE  

New Mexico Overdoses Decline For Second Straight Year

By McCarton Ackerman

Could the drop in states like New Mexico and Georgia be the start of a national trend? MORE  

Philadelphia Couple Has Home Seized After Son's Heroin Bust

By McCarton Ackerman

Police knew Christos and Markella Sourovelis committed no crime, but they seized their house anyway. MORE  

Missouri Duo Allegedly Posted Selfie With Dead Friend After Drug Overdose

By McCarton Ackerman

Chelsie Berry and Jared Prier posed with their dead friend and tried to dump his body. MORE  

Wes Welker Denies MDMA Use After Four-Game Suspension

By McCarton Ackerman

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

By McCarton Ackerman

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

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Suboxone: Trading One Prison Cell for Another

Suboxone seemed like a get-out-of-jail-free card, the answer to my opiate addiction. Instead, I had a new ten-year addiction, complete with thinning hair and lost motivation.

The Rehab Review
Cliffside Malibu
 
 
 
 
 

The “beach-house-relaxed” Cliffside Malibu claims to provide an oasis for recovering addicts and alcoholics. And that’s just what you'll get—if you’ve got the cash.

Morningside Recovery
 
 
 
 

For a “rehab near the beach” experience that isn’t quite as costly as similar SoCal competitors, head to this Newport Beach treatment facility.

AToN Center
 
 
 
 

Whether you’re interested in the 12 Steps, SMART Recovery, or holistic treatments, this luxurious, appealing and commendable 4.5 star (our system doesn't yet show the 1/2 star) San Diego rehab has a program for you. 

Reflections
 
 
 
 

This exclusive Northern California rehab is all about client choice—as well as golf outings, Buddhist field trips and keeping up with the office.

Capo By The Sea
 
 
 
 

Capo By The Sea offers an executive rehab program complete with medical detox and a focus on dual-diagnosis issues, as well as an outpatient option in an environment that exudes the kind of beach house optimism one would expect from an Orange County recovery outfit.

Journey Malibu
 
 
 
 

Want many of the luxury amenities A-listers have come to expect—including an enormous backyard with a pool and patio, an herb garden, a volleyball net and a spectacular vista of the Santa Monica mountains—with a recovery program to match?

The Ultimate Guide to Rehab
 
 
 
 
 

What you need to know when choosing an addiction treatment center.

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