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Morning Roundup: May 27, 2013

By The Fix staff

LA hosts massive medical marijuana convention, Rob Ford says crack-smoking video does not exist, and drug smuggler busted after spelling out his own name in cocaine. MORE  

Life as a Tweaker

By Amy Dresner

In my early twenties, I discovered speed. The affair was short but not at all sweet—unless you count the all Caramello bars. MORE  

Facing Fear Sober

By Anna David

I used to hoover cocaine and drown myself in alcohol. Plus, I was so ruled by terror I couldn’t even admit I was scared. Sobriety has changed most of that. MORE  

Medical Pot Lives to Fight Another Day in LA

By McCarton Ackerman

MMJ activists produce a 50,000-signature petition—so the city council must either end its plan to close dispensaries or hold a referendum. MORE  

Drug-War Drama Debuts in Hollywood

By Valerie Tejeda

Controversial LA play puts a spin on our bloody narco-war with Mexico. MORE  

Was Pinkberry Co-Founder's Rage Fueled by Cocaine?

By Luke Walker

Fro-yo entrepreneur Lee Young allegedly beat up a homeless man and has a history of druggy violence. MORE  

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