Top Menu

A bill that would eliminate mandatory five-year federal sentences for minor crack-cocaine possession and remove other sentencing distinctions between the rock and powdered form of

Read More > 0

The group Human Rights Watch is accusing the Mexican government of rights violations in its ongoing war against drug cartels and says U.S. antidrug aid

Read More > 0

Supermarkets would be barred from allowing customers to use self-service checkout lanes to purchase alcohol under a proposal now being debated in the California legislature,

Read More > 0

Federal money could be used to pay for needle-exchange programs under budget legislation approved this week by the U.S. House of Representatives, the Associated Press

Read More > 0

Support is solidifying in Congress and within the Obama administration to finally equalize the penalties for crimes involving the crack and powdered version of cocaine,

Read More > 0

Most alcoholics start drinking during their teen years, but the disease can also strike those who begin using alcohol at a younger age — and

Read More > 0

Repeat alcohol offenders in Missouri will now need more than just a key to start their cars, Missourinet reported July 1. Starting July 1, all

Read More > 0

The Mexican military and security forces may be emulating some of the worst tactics of its foes in the war against illegal narcotics trafficking, including

Read More > 0

A federal advisory panel has recommended that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ban the painkillers Percocet and Vicodin because of their damaging effects

Read More > 0

Fallout out from the recent government crackdown on cocaine smugglers in Mexico has spilled over to the Canadian border, affecting profit margins and leading to

Read More > 0

Disclaimer:
Reproduction in whole or in part of this publication is strictly prohibited without prior consent. Photographic rights remain the property of Join Together and the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids. For reproduction inquiries, please e-mail jointogether@drugfree.org.