Riddle me this: is the Senator proposing a ban on Zohydro also the father of the CEO of Mylan Pharmaceuticals, the company most at risk if the newly-approved non-generic pain pill goes blockbuster? Yup.
Last Update: October 1st, 2013 at 3:09 pm
New Jersey has a prescription drug addiction epidemic, and it’s supporting a thriving heroin trade. Over half of drug-related deaths in New Jersey were associated with prescription drugs.
Today the DEA announced it’s biggest synthetic drug bust ever, involving 4 countries and 35 states, and the seizure of a thousand plus pounds of banned chemicals prepared to be sold as Spice, K2, Vampire Blood, bath salts, and other designer drugs.
Last Update: March 27th, 2014 at 4:08 pm
Billions have been spent over the last few years in the war on drugs, millions in Florida alone. How can anyone in Florida still feel safe enough to continue to sell banned substances from behind a store counter, to minors, even while protests are underway outside?
Last Update: May 22nd, 2013 at 11:49 am
Check the ingredients of your synthetic pot and bath salts. Today the DEA made synthetic cannabinoids UR-144, XLR11, and AKB48 Schedule I drugs, illegal for any purpose.
Last Update: March 24th, 2013 at 8:23 pm
The EMCDAA Annual Report is out. Over 57 new “legal” synthetics so far in 2012, with China the primary source and organized crime apparently involved.
Report from today’s DEA press conference: Across 109 cities, DEA agents confiscated more bath salts and synthetic pot than you could shake a stick at.
Operation Log Jam Deemed a Success: 19 Million Packets of Synthetic Drugs and $36 Million in Cash Seized
Last Update: March 27th, 2014 at 3:51 pm
The DEA made a big announcement recently: Operation Log Jam was a huge success.
Last Update: March 24th, 2013 at 8:36 pm
The US Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has notified news outlets of the “first nationwide law-enforcement action against the synthetic designer drug industry”. That means bath salts, Spice, K2, and other synthetics. Press conference scheduled for Thursday July 26.