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Congress Proposes Outlawing Drugs Before Knowing What They Are

Sens. Chuck Grassley and Dianne Feinstein recently introduced the Stop the Importation and Trafficking of Synthetic Analogues (SITSA) Act of 2017. This act would create a “Schedule A” classification, banning importing new synthetic drugs deemed “substantially similar” to existing illegal drugs before testing their safety. 669 more words

Marijuana

Duterte drug war marks first year, but critics say it has brought little success

MANILA, June 25 (Reuters) – Launched a year ago, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte‘s brutal war on drugs has resulted in thousands of deaths, yet the street price of… 1,285 more words

World

Truth Against the Machine Article: Boston Local Businesses May Be Stopping Heroine Addiction Recovery

Check out my most recent article for Truth Against the Machine by following this link: https://truthagainstthemachine.com/boston-local-businesses-may-stopping-heroine-addiction-recovery/

In this article, I look at the emerging movement in Boston, MA, to create supervised injection sites for opiates as part of a harm-reduction model. 252 more words

Criminal Justice

Cocaine Distribution Charges Dismissed with Prejudice

In 2010, John Doe was arrested and plead guilty to distribution of cocaine in the Lynn District Court.

In 2015, John Doe was arrested for a second subsequent offense and indicted in Suffolk Superior Court. 175 more words

Case Dismissed