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The Partnership at Drugfree.org Honors and Remembers James E. Burke, Chairman Emeritus

October 1, 2012 – New York, NY – The Partnership at Drugfree.org honors and remembers James E. Burke, who passed away on Friday, September 28. Burke, one of the nation’s most admired chief executives with a distinguished career at Johnson …

Response to the Toxicology Report of Whitney Houston

It’s Time to Rewrite the Story Response to the Toxicology Report of Whitney Houston Statement from Steve Pasierb It has become an all-too-familiar script. The breaking news. The audible national gasp. The mournful pause. Assumptions and social chatter begin. Tributes …

Study Finds Medically Supervised ‘Safer Injecting Facility’ Reduces Fatal Overdoses

A government-sanctioned facility in Canada that medically supervises the injection of illegal drugs has reduced fatal overdoses, according to a new study. …

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Responds to 2010 Monitoring the Future Study Results

Statement of Steve Pasierb, President New York, NY – The University of Michigan’s Monitoring the Future study (MTF) – the largest survey on teen drug abuse tracking over 46,000 8th, 10th and 12th graders – shows that teens’ daily use …

Cocaine/Crack

What is Cocaine? Cocaine is a drug extracted from the leaves of the coca plant. It is a potent brain stimulant and one of the most powerfully addictive drugs. What does it look like? Cocaine is distributed on the street …