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Morning Roundup: Sept. 25, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Chinese restaurant sold opium-laced noodles, woman busted for DUI pretends to be dead sister, and man buys school board votes with cocaine. MORE  

Drug Dealer Reports Stolen Weed to Police, Gets Away Scot-Free

By McCarton Ackerman

Mariah Massad called police to report a robbery, which included 10 grams of pot. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Sept. 4, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Miley Cyrus says Instagram hurts brain worse than weed, drunk Benedict Cumberbatch rambles at GQ awards, and drunk man gropes Taco Bell employee. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Aug. 29, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Bobbi Kristina's husband Nick Gordon arrested for DUI, son of Detroit Tigers owner busted for cocaine, and Stan Wawrinka barks at drunk US Open fan. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Aug. 26, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Massachusetts officer charged with DUI fatality, New York college student finds cocaine in luggage after flight, and drunk bride orders Taco Bell. MORE  

Florida's MMJ Initiative Could Send Bong Ban Up In Smoke

By Shawn Dwyer

Amendment 2 could potentially water down a series of Florida laws designed to stop the sale of drug paraphernalia. MORE  

Seven Year Old Rats Out Mom for Meth Habit

By Bryan Le

A Florida boy witnessed his mother cooking meth and told an adult, which led to her being arrested. MORE  

Jeb Bush Torn Between Being Anti-MMJ and Pro-States' Rights

By Victoria Kim

The former governor of Florida looks wishy-washy in his attempt to play both sides of the issue. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Aug. 21, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Jackie Chan 'ashamed' over Jaycee's pot bust, drunk man sneaks aboard plane on baggage carousel, and Weed Bus makes debut in Seattle. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Aug. 19, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Marco Reus accidentally tweets about cocaine, drunk news anchor threatens police, and pill mill owner busted before wedding day. MORE  

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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, appealing and commendable 4.5 star (our system doesn't yet show the 1/2 star) San Diego rehab has a program for you. 

Reflections
 
 
 
 

This exclusive Northern California rehab is all about client choice—as well as golf outings, Buddhist field trips and keeping up with the office.

Capo By The Sea
 
 
 
 

Capo By The Sea offers an executive rehab program complete with medical detox and a focus on dual-diagnosis issues, as well as an outpatient option in an environment that exudes the kind of beach house optimism one would expect from an Orange County recovery outfit.

Journey Malibu
 
 
 
 

Want many of the luxury amenities A-listers have come to expect—including an enormous backyard with a pool and patio, an herb garden, a volleyball net and a spectacular vista of the Santa Monica mountains—with a recovery program to match?

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