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Hurricane Sandy

Far Rockaway Rehab Releases 150 Drug Criminals

By Chrisanne Grise

A red tape fiasco during the hurricane forced a drug treatment center to send its court-mandated addicts free. MORE  

Pot Dealer Donates Profits to Hurricane Relief

By Valerie Tejeda

A Brooklyn dealer taps into a niche market: those looking to get high for a good cause. MORE  

Morning Roundup: November 15, 2012

By Chrisanne Grise

Researchers urge global crackdown on fake drugs, Americans think US is losing the Drug War, and rock band Hinder's new album is inspired by a "dark" drug binge. MORE  

Drunk Woman Tries to Save Ducks From Sandy

By Will Godfrey

Emergency services are forced to rescue a wasted would-be duck savior from a creek at the height of the storm. MORE  

Hurricane Prohibition Ends in Pennsylvania

By May Wilkerson

The liquor board shut all the state's booze stores for two days, leaving Sandy-stricken residents high and dry. MORE  

Staying Sober Through Hurricane Sandy

By May Wilkerson

Many people in recovery face a dual challenge to stay "dry" during the storm. MORE  

Hurricane Sandy Causes Beer Surge

By Chrisanne Grise

Many people plan on boozing their way through the monster storm—and beer could even become a form of currency. MORE  

Junkies in the Hurricane

By Eliza Player

As Hurricane Sandy menaces the eastern seaboard, addicts will have their own concerns. An ex-heroin user recalls the 13 dark days she stayed on in New Orleans after Katrina hit. MORE  

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