Drug prohibition law
Drug prohibition law is prohibition-based law by which governments prohibit, except under licence, the production, supply, and possession of many, but not all, substances which are recognized as drugs...
El Chapo And The Secret History Of The Heroin Crisis
If you wonder why America is in the grips of a heroin epidemic that kills two hundred people a week, take a hard look at the legalization of pot, which destroyed the profits of the Mexican cartels. Ho...
Drugs Mule Who Bit Passenger On Aer Lingus Flight 'had £40k Of Cocaine In Stomach'
A drugs mule who bit a fellow passenger in a violent rage on an Aer Lingus flight to Dublin before dropping dead had £40,000 worth of cocaine inside him, it was reported today. John Kennedy dos Santos...
California Acts To Regulate Pot Industry
California took a big step Friday toward regulating its legalized pot industry. Gov. Gerry Brown signed three bills that create a new state agency and develop guidelines for licensing, producing and t...
Alaska Becomes 3rd State With Legal Marijuana
Alaska legalizes marijuana becoming the third state to take the plunge..
Prohibition (drugs)
The prohibition of drugs through sumptuary legislation or religious law is a common means of attempting to prevent the recreational use of the prohibited drugs.While some drugs are illegal to possess,...
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Legality of cannabis
The legality of cannabis varies from country to country. Possession of cannabis is illegal in most countries and has been since the beginning of widespread cannabis prohibition in the late 1930s. Howe...
Legality of cannabis - Wikipedia
Drug paraphernalia
"Drug paraphernalia" is a term used, often with a slightly negative connotation due to its use in criminal law (e.g. "possession of drug paraphernalia"), to denote any equipment, product, or material ...
Drug paraphernalia - Wikipedia
El Chapo And The Secret History Of The Heroin Crisis
If you wonder why America is in the grips of a heroin epidemic that kills two hundred people a week, take a hard look at the legalization of pot, which destroyed the profits of the Mexican cartels. Ho...
Drugs Mule Who Bit Passenger On Aer Lingus Flight 'had £40k Of Cocaine In Stomach'
A drugs mule who bit a fellow passenger in a violent rage on an Aer Lingus flight to Dublin before dropping dead had £40,000 worth of cocaine inside him, it was reported today. John Kennedy dos Santos...
Decriminalization
Decriminalization or decriminalisation is the abolition of criminal penalties in relation to certain acts, perhaps retroactively, though perhaps regulated permits or fines might still apply (for contr...
Temperance organizations
A temperance movement is a social movement against the consumption of alcoholic beverages. Temperance movements typically criticize excessive alcohol consumption, promote complete abstinence (teetotal...
Temperance organizations - Wikipedia
Prohibitionism
Prohibitionism is a legal philosophy and political theory often used in lobbying which holds that citizens will abstain from actions if the actions are typed as unlawful (i.e. prohibited) and the proh...
Cannabis reclassification in the United Kingdom
Cannabis classification in the United Kingdom refers to the class of drugs, as determined by the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971, that cannabis is placed in. Between 1928 and 2004 and since 2009, it has been...
Cannabis reclassification in the United Kingdom - Wikipedia
Drug Control Agency
The Drug Control Agency, also called the National Drug Enforcement Agency, is the drug control service of Tajikistan. Formed in 1999, the service was founded to help combat the drug trafficking throug...
American Drug War: The Last White Hope
American Drug War: The Last White Hope is a 2007 documentary by writer/director Kevin Booth about the War on Drugs in the United States.
The film states the War on Drugs has become one of the lon...
American Drug War: The Last White Hope - Wikipedia
Narco tank
A narco tank (also called rhino truck, or monstruo, Spanish for monster) is an improvised fighting vehicle made from a civilian truck with improvised vehicle armour, which combines operational mo...
International Opium Commission
The International Opium Commission was a meeting convened in 1909 in Shanghai that represented one of the first steps toward international drug prohibition. Dr. Hamilton Wright and Episcopal Bishop Ch...
International Opium Commission - Wikipedia
Drug policy reform
Drug policy reform, also known as drug law reform, is any proposed changes to the way governments respond to the socio-cultural influence on perception of psychoactive substance use. Proponents of dru...
Drug policy of Sweden
The drug policy of Sweden is based on zero tolerance focusing on prevention, treatment, and control, aiming to reduce both the supply of and demand for illegal drugs. While using illegal substances is...
Drug policy of Sweden - Wikipedia