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Dudley Do Wrong Faces Cocaine Trafficking Charges

By John Lavitt

After a 23-year career as a Royal Mountie, Albert Michelin is behind bars for trafficking cocaine following an 11-month investigation. MORE  

Producers of ‘Lone Survivor’ Tied To Cocaine Trafficking

By Shawn Dwyer

Remington Chase and Stefan Martirosian possess shadowy pasts that also include connections to the Russian mafia and the African diamond trade. MORE  

Islamic Militants in Mali Tied to Drug Cartels

By McCarton Ackerman

The war in Mali will impact drug traffickers and users far beyond its borders. MORE  

Morning Roundup: November 12, 2012

By The Fix staff

Large numbers of Rx drug deaths are linked to just a few doctors, Washington DAs drop pot possession cases, and addicts' wedding lifts spirits at an opium rehab in Kabul. MORE  

Venezuela Hosts More Traffickers Than It Admits

By May Wilkerson

Corruption and deceit mean Venezuela's role as major drug hub is under-reported. MORE  

Africa Is the US Drug War's New Front

By May Wilkerson

What will be the consequences of the US decision to pursue Latin American cartels into their African hubs? MORE  

Mexico's Drug Queen Extradited to the US

By May Wilkerson

The nation's highest-profile female trafficker will face cocaine charges north of the border. MORE  

Most Drug Users "Ignore" the Drug War

By May Wilkerson

US drug use has cost thousands of lives south of the border—but most users don't want to think about it. MORE  

Reborn Shining Path Menaces Peru

By May Wilkerson

Led by three brothers, a faction of the violent movement threatens to reignite Peru's drug war. MORE  

Morning Roundup: May 29, 2012

By May Wilkerson

PepsiCo to produce Russian booze drinks, drunk girls wreak as much havoc as boys, and Michael Lohan says Lindsay was high on SNL. MORE  

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'X-Men' Director Accused Of Drugging, Raping Teenage Boy

Bryan Singer has been accused of using drugs and alcohol to sexually assault a 17 year old in the late 1990s, charges the director has vehemently denied.

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Back From the Abyss: The Autobiography of a Low-Bottom Alky

Paid Sponsored Post: Follow Kieran Doherty’s wild ride of a life––from altar boy to rebel to alcohol-fueled criminal… bringing a whole new meaning to hitting bottom.

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Morning Roundup: April 18, 2014

'Edward Cocaine' arrested for possession, pot biz in CO will fire employees for toking up, London tube driver drunk, and DEA makes big heroin bust.

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More College Students Taking ADHD Drugs to Study

The last 10 years have seen a drastic rise in college students taking Adderall or Ritalin in order to boost their productivity in an increasingly competitive environment.

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Columbus Short Allegedly Threatens Wife With Knife While Drunk

The 'Scandal' star was reportedly intoxicated on wine when he threatened to kill his wife and himself over her alleged affairs.

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Sober Living
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.

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 San Diego rehab has a program for you—if you can tear yourself away from “the most amazing massages ever."

The Ultimate Guide to Rehab
 
 
 
 
 

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

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