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Morning Roundup: Sept. 2, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Two women arrested for cooking meth in church, man dies in drunken joyride on golf cart, and Rick Perry deletes 'drunk' tweet about district attorney. MORE  

Rick Perry Talks Legalizing Marijuana on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

By Bryan Le

Texas lawmakers are "trying to be smart" about pot, claims Perry, who also says he's never smoked marijuana. MORE  

Website Unveils Unlikely Legal Pot "Advocates"

By Tony O'Neill

Marijuana Majority propagates the pro-legalization views of a multitude of famous faces—including some that will raise eyebrows. MORE  

Republicans on Drugs

By Luke Walker

The 2012 presidential campaign is officially on—and, for the GOP, more unpredictable than ever. Where do the contenders stand on drugs and addiction? Everywhere. MORE  

Alleged Course on "Homosexuality as Gateway Drug" Brews Storm

By Will Godfrey

A "course" advertised at homophobic Baylor University in Texas would apparently have linked being gay to drug use. MORE  

The Quick Fix: A Real-Time Round-Up of Today's News

By Will Godfrey

Rick Perry Insists He Was Sober During Strange Speech, Studies show that Fatty Foods Can be as Addictive as Cocaine, and Kiss Guitarist calls Gene Simmons a Sex Addict. MORE  

Rick Perry Equates Alcoholism with Homosexuality

By Will Godfrey

The GOP presidential candidate preached abstinence for both gays and drunks in his 2008 treatise. Now he's backing away from his book. MORE  

Michele Bachmann: Big Win in Iowa, Blank Slate on Drugs

By Walter Armstrong

As the race heats up, not all the top-tier names have staked distinctive positions on drug policy—but there are some early indications. MORE  

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Drug Laws Could Change Under an Independent Scotland

Thursday's referendum could mean a clean break from England's conservative drug policies for left-leaning Scots.

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Madison Police Chief Wants To Legalize Pot To Fund Drug Treatment

Police Chief Mike Koval pointed to Colorado and Washington as examples, though Wisconsin is not likely to follow their lead anytime soon.

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NFL Players Union Accepts Revised Drug Policy

Despite players accepting the deal, tensions remain between both sides.

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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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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.

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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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What you need to know when choosing an addiction treatment center.

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