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It’s another hammer we can put on people

Eric Sterling found this unbelievable quote.

“…[I]t’s another hammer we can put on people,” says Delaware State Police Captain Chip Simpson, commander of the special investigations section, praising a brand new law, “Brett’s Law,” that places a plant, salvia divinorum, in Schedule I of the state’s Controlled Substances Act.

Yeah, because that’s the job of […]

Anti-Drug Overdose?

A really fabulous article by Marnell Jameson in today’s Los Angeles Times

[…] Today, at 14, the Los Angeles girl dismisses much of what she learned in the drug-education program, saying that when she’s older she plans to follow the more moderate example set by her mother and father. “My parents know how much alcohol […]

Thailand’s drug war

Three years ago…

BANGKOK – The death toll in Thailand’s brutal 10-week-old war on drugs has soared to 2 275, or more than 30 killings a day, police said on Wednesday. […] The three-month campaign against drug barons and traffickers was launched by Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, who said his forces would “X-ray every square […]