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Can Medical Marijuana Users Fly Across State Lines With Marijuana?

As More States Make Recreational Marijuana Legal, Flying Between States with the Drug Gets Tricky Washington State and Colorado legalized the recreational use of marijuana in 2012. During the midterm election in 2014, Alaska and Oregon became the next two states to legalize the recreational use of the drug for people over 21 years old. And another … [Read more...]

Walking Dead Star Charged with DUI, Drug Possession, Speeding

Star of “Walking Dead” Arrested and Charged with DUI, Drug Possession, and Speeding in the Triple Digits The actor who plays tortured priest Father Gabriel Stokes on hit AMC series “The Walking Dead” was arrested in Peachtree City, Georgia on Sunday and charged with DUI, drug possession for marijuana, and speeding – the suspect was reportedly … [Read more...]

Man Charged with Drug Trafficking, Child Endangerment

Man Pulled Over for Traffic Violations, Arrested for Drug Trafficking While Child in Car A Florida man was arrested on drug trafficking charges and may face child endangerment charges after he was pulled over for traffic infractions, and officers found evidence of drugs in his vehicle. On March 12th, officers in Brooksville, FL pulled over Alfred … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s Administrative Assistant on Leave Because Husband Arrested on Drug Charges

    Man Arrested on Drug Charges for Selling Cocaine, Wife Put On Leave from Job at Sheriff’s Office A man from Lexington, SC has been arrested on drug charges for selling cocaine. Unfortunately, his wife works for the sheriff’s department as an administrative assistant. She has been put on leave with pay. Investigators say that … [Read more...]

South Carolina Wildfire Starter Arrested for Drug Possession

Marc Anthony Torchi, who accidentally started a massive wildfire near Myrtle Beach, SC in 2009, has been released after being arrested for possession of marijuana and “bath salts.” Torchi was arrested on Monday and charged with the distribution of a Schedule I Narcotic, possession of a Schedule I Narcotic, simple possession of marijuana and … [Read more...]

Prescription Drug Overdose in Celebrities a Reflection of a Larger Epidemic

In the last several years, Heath Ledger, Britney Murphy, Whitney Houston, and Michael Jackson have all passed away from overdoses on prescription medications. However, the loss of these celebrities is a reflection of a larger epidemic in the United States, reports the CDC. In fact, 15,000 people died in 2008 from overdosing on prescription … [Read more...]

Black Poppy Heroin Drug Bust Linked to Mexican Drug Cartel

The State newspaper reported today that the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED), working with federal and local authorities,  indicted 21 people involved in a heroin drug trafficking ring. In a press release, SLED indicated that "Operation Black Poppy" resulted in the arrests of 18 people to date on charges which include: Trafficking … [Read more...]

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