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Learn the Warning Signs of Addiction to Painkillers

  November 30, 2012   No comments

Learn the Warning Signs of Addiction to Painkillers It can be difficult sometimes to know if you’ve crossed a line and begun to abuse your prescription medication. Many people who

New Jersey Officially Bans Synthetic Marijuana

  November 29, 2012   No comments

New Jersey Officially Bans Synthetic Marijuana The state of New Jersey recently passed a bill that classifies synthetic marijuana as a controlled substance like marijuana or cocaine. The drug had

Mexican Beauty-Queen Killed in Drug Shootout

  November 28, 2012   No comments

Mexican Beauty-Queen Killed in Drug Shootout A 20-year-old beauty queen was killed recently in Mexico in a large-scale shootout between police and the gang of drug-runners she was traveling with.

Adults Getting Almost As Many Calories From Alcohol As Soda

  November 27, 2012   No comments

Adults Getting Almost As Many Calories From Alcohol As Soda A new study by the United States Center for Disease Control has found that Americans are getting more and more

Parents Use Kids As Drug Couriers

  November 25, 2012   No comments

Parents Use Kids As Drug Couriers A mom and dad were allegedly using their 12-, 6-, and 5-year-old children as drug couriers, according to law enforcement officials. The children were

Mandatory Alcohol Testing Found to Violate Rights

  November 24, 2012   No comments

Mandatory Alcohol Testing Found to Violate Rights An office worker at ExxonMobil was discriminated against after self-describing as an “alcoholic,” according to a recent decision by a New Jersey appeals

New Jersey Passes Law to Control Prescription Drug Disposal

  November 23, 2012   No comments

New Jersey Passes Law to Control Prescription Drug Disposal New Jersey Governor Chris Christie recently signed into law a bill that would provide strict guidelines for the disposal of prescription

FedEx and UPS Investigated for Delivering Online Drugs

  November 21, 2012   No comments

FedEx and UPS Investigated for Delivering Online Drugs The United States’ two largest shipping companies, FedEx and UPS, are being investigated by federal authorities in light of their role in

Multi-million Dollar Heroin Ring Broken up in New Jersey

  November 20, 2012   No comments

Multi-million Dollar Heroin Ring Broken up in New Jersey Law enforcement officials announced recently that an enormous drug dealing empire has been busted in New Jersey. The ring had been

New Jersey Woman Arrested Driving Drugs to Scranton

  November 19, 2012   No comments

New Jersey Woman Arrested Driving Drugs to Scranton A woman from Irvington, New Jersey, was arrested recently allegedly on her way to deliver a carload of drugs to several customers