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Morning Roundup: July 16, 2012

By The Fix staff

Calderon sees his drug strategy continuing under Mexico's new president, Arizona may broaden use of medical pot, and Andrew Cuomo's ex Kerry Kennedy may have crashed on Ambien. MORE  

Celebrity Roundup: July 13, 2012

By Sam Lansky

Brendan Fraser is sued for drunken assault, Courtney Love's publicist vehemently denies hacker claims, and Jessica Biel says no to "drug fests." MORE  

Time to End Drive-Through Alcohol?

By Bryan Le

After a horrific car accident is attributed to booze bought at a drive-through, some seek to ban such sales. MORE  

Celebrity Roundup: July 6, 2012

By Sam Lansky

Photos allegedly surface of Tallulah Willis topless and smoking a joint, Puddle of Mudd's Wes Scantlin pleads guilty to coke charges, and Lost's Matthew Fox gets DUI mugshots—two months late. MORE  

France Forces Drivers to Carry Breathalyzers

By Gabrielle Wuhl

Will a radical new law lower the country's drunk driving rate? MORE  

Talking Urinal Cakes Fight Drunk Driving

By Bryan Le

Authorities in Michigan plan to deliver PSAs to a captive male audience. You can hear them here. MORE  

Unwitting DUI Star Turns Her Life Around

By Will Godfrey

Chantel, the former meth-dealer featured on tonight's season opener of TLC's DUI, shares her remarkable recovery with The Fix. MORE  

Morning Roundup: June 27, 2012

By Bryan Le

Why US addiction treatment isn't truly "medical," American Legion challenges Indiana smoking ban, and heroin burrito-smuggling deputy jailed. MORE  

DUIs Clearly Correlate to Long-Term Issues

By McCarton Ackerman

New research shows just how good an indicator drunk driving is of possible lifelong risky drinking. MORE  

Celebrity Roundup: June 22, 2012

By Sam Lansky

Lindsay Lohan jeopardizes her Liz & Dick contract, Russell Brand stole liquor, and Nick Stahl's wife calls off the search after he goes missing againMORE  

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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.

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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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