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Steven Tyler Addresses Maui Drug Court Graduates

By McCarton Ackerman

The Aerosmith frontman said he was 'nervous' and 'fighting' addiction every day. MORE  

Macklemore Returns To Drug Court To Speak At Graduation

By McCarton Ackerman

Sober since 2008, the hip hop artist returned to speak at a graduation ceremony. MORE  

Pennsylvania Gov. Blames Employee Drug Testing On Job Creation Woes

By McCarton Ackerman

Gov. Corbett thinks his poor jobs record has something to do with employees not taking drug tests. MORE  

Former Playboy Model Caught Trafficking 50,000 MDMA Pills

By McCarton Ackerman

Canadian model and former Playmate Krista Boseley allegedly tried to smuggle drugs on a private plane. MORE  

District of Columbia Classifies Synthetic Pot As Schedule I Drug

By McCarton Ackerman

Synthetic weed like K2 and Spice is now in the same category as heroin and crack cocaine. At least in D.C. MORE  

Atheist Inmate Receives $2 Million Settlement Over Forced 12-Step Drug Rehab

By McCarton Ackerman

Barry Hazle called submitting to a higher power 'a fiction' and wanted to make sure other non-believers didn't have to suffer his fate. MORE  

Amy Poehler Reveals Former Cocaine Use, Still Occasionally Smokes Pot

By McCarton Ackerman

The typically squeaky clean comedian revealed her younger, wilder side in her new upcoming memoir, Yes, Please. MORE  

Florida Cop Busted for Letting Drug Offender Go After Oral Sex

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Deputy Ted Arboleda begged his victim not to tell anyone. She did anyway. MORE  

Death Of 'Patriot' Child Star Ruled an Accidental Overdose

By McCarton Ackerman

Skye McCole Bartusiak died of a mixture of painkillers and inhalants. MORE  

Home Visits Reduce Depression, Drug Use In Pregnant Teens

By McCarton Ackerman

Mothers who participated in home education sessions were less likely to use drugs or exhibit signs of depression. MORE  

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