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U.S. wanted Vancouver’s supervised injection site closed

That’s the title of this article in The Vancouver Sun.

OTTAWA — A diplomatic cable shows U.S. officials opposed the Insite supervised injection site in Vancouver and wanted the federal and municipal governments to shut it down. […]

The memo is generally favourable of the federal Conservative government’s efforts to clamp down on the production […]

Perry and Mexico

Perry: Send U.S. troops to Mexico to fight drug wars

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Saturday that he would consider sending U.S. troops into Mexico to combat drug-related violence and stop it from spilling into the southern United States.

“It may require our military in Mexico,” Perry said in answer to a […]

Prohibition then and now

From Reason TV, we have “Prohibition Vogue: Why we can’t stop talking about “The Noble Experiment.”

The Ken Burns documentary on prohibition airing tomorrow comes at a time when we have clearly made the case that prohibition is a bad idea whether it’s alcohol back then or drugs now.

Who needs criminals when you have the Philadelphia PD?

AT Toke of the Town: Philly Cops Rob Undercover Cop Posing As Marijuana Dealer

The arrests come just months after three other crooked officers were caught in a federal sting and charged with stealing heroin from a drug dealer.

Update: Got my years wrong. Sorry folks, this is from last year. Still…