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Christian Leaders Criticize War on Drugs and Mass Incarceration

By Victoria Kim

Reflecting on the symbolic rebirth of Easter, a group of Christian leaders denounced the costly and ineffective war on drugs while urging policymakers to consider treatment. MORE  

Alaska Priest Arrested for Drugs, Booze, and Guns

By Victoria Kim

After failing a roadside sobriety test, Father Sean P. Thomson failed to mention to police that he was packing heat and carrying a bag of weed. MORE  

Catholic Priest Who Headed Clergy Rehab Going to Jail

By John Lavitt

Monsignor Edward Arsenault was charged with theft after siphoning off money from his New Hampshire diocese. MORE  

Mexican Priests Fight Back Against Drug Cartel And Corrupt Officials

By McCarton Ackerman

Despite overwhelming odds and the threat of death, the country's clergy have risen up to combat violence and corruption on both sides of the drug war. MORE  

Morning Roundup: January 22, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Dead Playmate binged on cocaine, middle school kids snorting smarties, Paul Molitor ignores cocaine past, and Stephen Colbert fears stoner Super Bowl. MORE  

Pope Francis Criticizes Drug "Liberalization"

By Victoria Kim

The Pope states that more liberal drug policy won't solve Latin America's problems. MORE  

Gambling-Addicted Nun Robs Churches of $128K

By McCarton Ackerman

Sister Mary Anne Rapp is charged with robbing two parishes to fund her high-rolling habit. MORE  

Cops Nab Naked Priest on Drunk Driving Spree

By McCarton Ackerman

The Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit takes a dim view as its man is pulled over a block away from his church.  MORE  

Mexican Cartel Vows to Protect Pope

By May Wilkerson

A drug gang hangs banners promising a "truce for peace" during Pope Benedict's upcoming Mexico visit. MORE  

Holy Roller Gambles Away $650,000 of Church’s Money

By McCarton Ackerman

A Catholic priest faces up to 60 years in jail in Vegas. MORE  

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A South Carolina man accidentally took methamphetamine, which made him "paranoid" and "crazy" enough to walk into a Walmart wearing nothing but tennis shoes.

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Proponents for equipping emergency responders with the lifesaving overdose antidote have become more vocal, with only those on the edges holding on to their opposition.

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Eric Holder Optimistic, Cautious About Legal Marijuana

The nation's top law enforcement officer has sounded a conciliatory tone in recent months, though he remains hesitant to fully embrace legal pot.

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How I Forgave the Woman Who Helped My Son Die of an Overdose

She introduced him to the drug that eventually killed him. It took a long time, but eventually I had to treat her the way my son would have wanted.

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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.

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Whether you’re interested in the 12 Steps, SMART Recovery, or holistic treatments, this luxurious San Diego rehab has a program for you—if you can tear yourself away from “the most amazing massages ever."

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

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