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A Denver-based law firm has filed the first wrongful death lawsuit in Colorado against a retail store for selling synthetic marijuana known as "Spice."
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The full horror of the Psychoactive Substances Act has landed. More than 100 retailers are selling 28 brands of synthetic highs - with the blessing of 119 MPs who voted for insane legislation now implemented by the Ministry of Health.
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On Saturday, Dutch news outlet nrc.nl, reported that the United States Drug Enforcement Agency has hard evidence proving that Suriname President Dési Bouterse was in direct contact with the regions top convicted drug trafficker, Roger Khan.
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An electronic dance music show at Quassy Amusement Park (CT) was shut down late Saturday after a number of concertgoers were taken to the hospital for suspected drug overdoses, police said.
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Police say 1.3 tons of cocaine found in 30 suitcases aboard an Air France flight were destined for Italy's 'Ndrangeta mafia.
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As officials in Washington state and Colorado prepare to open the nation's first retail pot shops, many acknowledge the tricky task awaiting them. But they appear determined both to allow adults to smoke pot for fun while trying to convince kids that it's not a good idea. A pipe dream, destined to fail.
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Three years have now passed since Steven Joyce, Transport Minister at the time, said the Government would review New Zealand's blood-alcohol limit for driving after two years of further research. We are still waiting.
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Accused criminals face being jailed or slapped with more charges if they fail to kick their drug habit or get help for their mental illness. The State Government (Queensland) is trialling a new court which gives bail to offenders if they take steps to make changes in their lives.
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French police seize a huge haul of drugs after it is discovered in 30 suitcases on a flight from Venezuela.
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