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Cannabis as Addictive as Heroin?

By Brent McCluskey

A new study claims that smoking marijuana can be as harmful to mental and physical health as shooting up heroin. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Oct. 10, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

China bans stars who did drugs from national media, exploding marijuana drinks confuse retailers, and 'Detective of the Year' arrested for DUI. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Oct. 9, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Couple poisons disabled son with alcohol in IV, drunk stripper attacks boyfriend with an axe, and teacher caught smoking heroin near school. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Oct. 8, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Michael Phelps suspended for six months after DUI, four-year-old passes out mom's heroin at daycare, and drunk man busted for exposing himself to hospital patients. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Oct. 6, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Drugged Charlie Sheen allegedly pulls knife on dentist, woman stashes drugs in butt enhancer, and drunk pig starts fight with cow. MORE  

Heroin Easier to Get than Wine and Cheaper than Beer in PA

By Desiree Bowie

Bags of dope are being sold for as little as $5 in the Keystone State. MORE  

Man Dials Wrong Number, Sets Up Drug Deal With Cop

By McCarton Ackerman

Leroy Da’Von Gabriel thought he was getting the hook up, but got cuffed instead. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Sept. 22, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Marijuana pizza sauce now available in L.A., drunk driver pulls up to cops to say hello, and drunk airline passenger arrested for stealing booze. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Sept. 16, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Toby Keith too drunk to perform in Indiana, chemistry teacher arrested for making drugs, and NY state senator wants to legalize pot for all. MORE  

So You Thought You Could Get Off Suboxone?

By Dawn Roberts

Why is there no official medical protocol to detox addicts off of Suboxone? The Fix goes to the pharmaceutical companies for answers. MORE  

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