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INTERNATIONAL: Cocaine packed yacht caught off NSW coast

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:06
smh.com.au (US) Cocaine packed yacht caught off NSW coast ... (Thu Nov 16 01:06:12 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $cocaine(100%), $incarceration(100%), $aggrandizement(85%)]
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CANADA: Rise in contraband continues: Study - Brockville Recorder

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:04
recorder.ca (Canada) Bryans said since the government has said it intends to avoid overly-expensive pricing for marijuana in order to prevent the growth of illegal sales, it doesn't make sense continually to increase the price of cigarettes. ... (Thu Nov 16 02:04:39 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $propaganda_theme1(80%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $tobacco(100%), $school(100%)]
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CANADA: Opinion - The Belleville Intelligencer

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:02
intelligencer.ca (Canada) College working on opioid concernsI write in relation to an opinion article authored by Dr. ... (Thu Nov 16 02:02:51 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(55%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(60%), $school(100%)]
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CANADA: Back pain project wins award - The Belleville Intelligencer

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:02
intelligencer.ca (Canada) A pilot project which has reduced opioid use through chiropractic care has won an award from the Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario. Bruce Flynn said as the project progressed, "The data was showing there was a major reduction in medication use... (Thu Nov 16 02:02:51 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(60%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme7(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $pharms(100%), $nsai(100%), $nonnarcotic_analgesic(100%), $analgesic(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $acetaminophen(100%), $oxycodone(100%), $various_drugs(95%)]
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INTERNATIONAL: Report: Afghan opium production up 87 percent in 2017 -- World Tribune: Window on the Real World

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:02
worldtribune.com Report: Afghan opium production up 87 percent in 2017 -- World Tribune: Window on the Real World Report: Afghan opium production up 87 percent in 2017 ... (Thu Nov 16 01:02:40 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(55%), $propaganda_theme1(55%), $propaganda_theme3(55%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $prohibition(100%), $chemicals(60%), $euphoric_depressant(60%), $analgesic(60%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(60%), $opium(60%), $various_drugs(90%), $msm(100%), $mockingbird(100%)]
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INTERNATIONAL: Report: Afghan opium production up 87 percent in 2017 -- World Tribune: Window on the Real World

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:02
worldtribune.com Afghanistan is the world&#8217. S top producer of the poppy from which opium and heroin are produced. (Thu Nov 16 01:02:40 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(65%), $propaganda_theme1(55%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $prohibitionist(95%), $government_prohib(95%), $prohibition_agency(100%), $drug_propaganda_agency(95%), $drug_czar(95%), $prohibition(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(55%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $sedative(55%), $analgesic(100%), $euphoriant(55%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $opium(60%), $poppy(55%), $various_drugs(95%), $aggrandizement(85%), $msm(100%), $mockingbird(100%)]
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CANADA: Township council defeats conflict of interest motion - Aldergrove Star

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:17
aldergrovestar.com (US) Lego thief now behind bars for drug dealing out of a north Langley home ... (Wed Nov 15 02:00:44 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(90%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(60%), $propaganda_theme5(70%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $dissent_silenced(90%), $propaganda_theme8(90%), $moral_imperative(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(70%)]
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CANADA: UPDATE: Homeless woman engulfed in flames in tent fire in Chilliwack - Aldergrove Star

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:17
aldergrovestar.com (US) B.C.'s anti-gang unit says it has busted up a major gang's drug trafficking operations ... (Wed Nov 15 02:00:44 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $explicit_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme1(55%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme5(70%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $youth(70%)]
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CANADA: Fraser Health launches team in Langley to help the severely addicted - Aldergrove Star

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:17
aldergrovestar.com (US) Fraser Health launches team in Langley to help the severely addicted - Aldergrove Star Fraser Health has launched a new Intensive Care Management team that will offer help to those with severe addictions and who are homeless. (Wed Nov 15 02:00:44 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(90%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(55%), $gateway(90%), $propaganda_theme4(90%), $propaganda_theme5(70%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $plants(100%), $pharms(100%), $anxiolytic(100%), $analgesic(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $opioid(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $narcotic(100%), $cannabis(100%), $buprenorphine(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $youth(70%), $meeting(75%)]
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CANADA: Wood Buffalo RCMP see busy start of November - Fort McMurray Today

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:16
fortmcmurraytoday.com (Canada) Wood Buffalo RCMP see busy start of November ! Fort McMurray Today Wood Buffalo RCMP see busy first two weeks of November Wood Buffalo RCMP have had a busy first two weeks of November. (Wed Nov 15 02:16:05 2017 PST) [$drug_related(75%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $prohibition_agency(75%), $drug_dog(75%)]
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[2]: Watertown Daily Times - Beaver River principal placed on leave as complaint investigated

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:15
watertowndailytimes.com (US) Carthage man accused of hiding crack cocaine in body cavity ... (Wed Nov 15 23:15:31 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(60%), $propaganda_theme3(60%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $cocaine(100%), $crack(100%), $youth(60%), $school(100%)]
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[2]: Watertown Daily Times - Carthage man accused of hiding crack cocaine in body cavity

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:15
watertowndailytimes.com (US) Watertown Daily Times ! Carthage man accused of hiding crack cocaine in body cavity POLICE ITEMS Carthage man accused of hiding... (Wed Nov 15 23:15:31 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_law(80%), $prohibition_agency(100%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $cocaine(100%), $crack(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(80%), $incarceration(100%), $school(100%)]
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[2]: Buncombe files lawsuit against opioid distributors - News - Hendersonville Times-News - Hendersonville, NC

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:14
blueridgenow.com (US) Buncombe files lawsuit against opioid distributors - News - Hendersonville Times-News - Hendersonville, NC Buncombe files lawsuit against opioid distributors Buncombe County has filed a public nuisance lawsuit against drug manufacturers and wholesale drug distributors for their role in the opioid epidemic. County officials said in a news... (Wed Nov 15 23:14:57 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(100%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $propaganda_theme5(75%), $propaganda_theme6(65%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(100%), $drug_law(100%), $chemicals(100%), $pharms(100%), $opioid_narcotic_analgesic(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $antitussive(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $hydromorphone(100%), $morphine(100%), $oxycodone(100%), $oxymorphone(90%), $OxyContin(100%), $various_drugs(100%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $youth(75%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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[2]: Catalina Righter - Carroll County Times

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:14
carrollcountytimes.com (US) Baltimore man charged with narcotic distribution in Hampstead sting A Baltimore man was arrested Monday after he allegedly agreed to sell heroin to an undercover Hampstead police officer. (Wed Nov 15 23:14:37 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $aggrandizement(50%)]
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[2]: Baltimore man arrested allegedly in possession of narcotics and counterfeit currency - Carroll County Times

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:14
carrollcountytimes.com (US) Baltimore man arrested allegedly in possession of narcotics and counterfeit currency - Carroll County Times Baltimore man arrested allegedly in possession of narcotics and counterfeit currency A Baltimore man was arrested Saturday after a sheriff's deputy allegedly seized narcotics and counterfeit currency on his person. (Wed Nov 15 23:14:37 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(50%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $pharms(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $anxiolytic(100%), $analgesic(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $cannabis(100%), $buprenorphine(100%), $oxycodone(100%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $meeting(60%)]
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[2]: Hagerstown man arrested with suspected Flakka for distribution - Carroll County Times

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:14
carrollcountytimes.com (US) Hagerstown man arrested with suspected Flakka for distribution - Carroll County Times Hagerstown man arrested with suspected Flakka for distribution A Hagerstown man was arrested Saturday with suspected synthetic stimulant alpha-PVP. (Wed Nov 15 23:14:37 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(50%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $narcotic(100%), $synthetic_cathinone(100%), $alpha_pvp(100%), $cannabis(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $meeting(75%)]
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[2]: Windsor Mill man arrested in Finksburg on drug and ammunition charges - Carroll County Times

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:14
carrollcountytimes.com (US) Elijah Mays, 21, of the 3000 block of Milford Mill Road, has been charged with possession of drugs with the intent to distribute, possession of drugs other than marijuana, possession of contraband in a place of confinement and illegal possession of ammunition, according to electronic court records. ... (Wed Nov 15 23:14:37 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(90%), $propaganda_theme2(90%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $pharms(100%), $anxiolytic(100%), $sedative(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $tranquilizer(100%), $cannabis(100%), $alprazolam(100%), $benzodiazepine(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $jury(100%)]
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[2]: FDA warns of injury, death with herbal supplement kratom - Baltimore Sun

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:13
baltimoresun.com (US) Death with herbal supplement kratom Federal health authorities are warning about reports of injury. (Wed Nov 15 23:13:46 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $explicit_propaganda(70%), $addiction(80%), $propaganda_theme2(100%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme6(65%), $protest(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(100%), $prohibition_agency(100%), $hallucinogen(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $pharms(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $depressant(100%), $psychedelic(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $opioid(100%), $stimulant(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $LSD(100%), $cannabis(100%), $kratom(100%), $oxycodone(100%), $OxyContin(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $aggrandizement(85%), $msm(50%), $mockingbird(50%), $assoc_press(50%)]
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[2]: Harford collects nearly 1,300 pounds of medications on Drug Take Back Day - The Aegis

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:13
baltimoresun.com (US) Participating in Drug Take Back Day in Bel Air were, from left: Senior Deputy Jody Nickoles, DEA Special Agent Paul Neikirk; Deputy Sgt. Aaron Penman; County Executive Barry Glassman; Office of Drug Control Policy Manager Joe Ryan; and DEA Group Supervisor Charles W. Aaron Penman; County Executive Barry Glassman; Office of Drug Control Policy Manager Joe Ryan; and DEA Gr... (Wed Nov 15 23:13:46 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $explicit_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $prohibition_agency(100%), $drug_propaganda_agency(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%)]
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[2]: Aberdeen man facing fentanyl distribution, reckless endangerment charges in connection with fatal heroin overdose - The Aegis

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:13
baltimoresun.com (US) Is charged with distributing a mixture of heroin and fentanyl that resulted in the death of a Baltimore County man last month. (Wed Nov 15 23:13:46 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(90%), $propaganda_theme1(80%), $propaganda_theme2(90%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $prohibition_agency(100%), $chemicals(100%), $pharms(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $paraphernalia(100%), $various_drugs(95%)]
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