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U.S. Justice Department Says Molly Use Has Declined

By McCarton Ackerman

Despite wreaking havoc at concerts across the country, fewer people have reported taking the drug. MORE  

New Statistics Show Prescription Drug Deaths Quadrupled In U.S.

By McCarton Ackerman

The number of overdoses have skyrocketed in recent years, particularly among older Americans. MORE  

Madison Police Chief Wants To Legalize Pot To Fund Drug Treatment

By McCarton Ackerman

Police Chief Mike Koval pointed to Colorado and Washington as examples, though Wisconsin is not likely to follow their lead anytime soon. MORE  

NFL Players Union Accepts Revised Drug Policy

By McCarton Ackerman

Despite players accepting the deal, tensions remain between both sides. MORE  

Drug Dealers Devise New Methods for Instagram Deals

By McCarton Ackerman

Drug dealers are finding new and creative ways to cover their online tracks. MORE  

'Curly Sue' Child Star Reveals Adult Alcoholism In Blog Post

By McCarton Ackerman

The former child star wrote about her struggle with addiction on the website Lil' Mamas. MORE  

Police Raid Results In Nine Arrests In L.A.'s Fashion District

By McCarton Ackerman

Joan Rivers had nothing on the LAPD's "Operation Fashion Police." MORE  

Drug Combo "Gumbo" Ravages Southeast Texas

By McCarton Ackerman

Authorities in Southwest Texas have seen a rash of overdoses caused by marijuana laced with cocaine, PCP, or synthetic weed. MORE  

Chicago-Based Uber and Lyft Drivers Will Now Be Drug Tested

By McCarton Ackerman

A non-drug related incident in Atlanta prompted a South Side alderman to push "common sense" drug testing on drivers. MORE  

Robin Hood Drug Dealer Dies, Receives Praise From Law Enforcement

By McCarton Ackerman

Louisville police praised Reggie "Double R" Rice for being "honest" and "courteous." MORE  

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