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Morning Roundup: June 9, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Former Luxembourg PM called 'dead drunk', Hershey sues edible marijuana company, and father-daughter doctors charged with trading drugs for sex. MORE  

Teacher on Leave for Tackling Alleged Drug Dealer Finds Support

By McCarton Ackerman

Mark Black was captured on cell phone video tackling an unnamed teenager after a confrontation over an alleged drug deal. MORE  

‘Breaking Bad’ Teacher Punished For Cocaine Lab

By Shawn Dwyer

A Welsh teacher has been permanently banned from the classroom after being caught dealing cocaine made in a sophisticated laboratory built in his own home. MORE  

Counselor Lured Students with Drugs and Took Nude Photos

By Bryan Le

An Indiana school counselor for at-risk students allegedly promised to help the students launch their modeling careers as he gave them alcohol, marijuana, and ecstasy. MORE  

Morning Roundup: February 4, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Rob Ford parties in Vancouver, drinking while pregnant to become illegal, medical pot coming soon to New York, and FAA says no to drone beer deliveries. MORE  

Chemistry Teacher Mimics Breaking Bad

By McCarton Ackerman

A Texas junior high teacher, not content to use his chemistry for good, is busted for selling meth. MORE  

Drunk Driving Class Hospitalizes Teens

By Bryan Le

A sheriff's lesson using a golf cart and "drunk goggles" aims to show the dangers of drunk driving. It succeeds. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 2, 2012

By Will Godfrey

Drug policy could dominate North American leaders' summit, lifting the veil on Afghanistan's female addicts, and drunk Bronx teachers caught with coke and dagger. MORE  

Female Teacher Plied Sixth-Grader With Booze, Pot and Raped Him, Say Cops

By Will Godfrey

Brooklyn teacher Claudia Tillary, 42, allegedly had a two-year sexual relationship with a boy who's now 14. MORE  

Addled Algebra Teacher Gets Her Math Kicked

By Will Godfrey

A messy math teacher is escorted from a New Mexico high school after slurring her words and "behaving strangely." MORE  

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