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Beer Distributors Disrupt Youth Labeling Campaign

A New Hampshire youth group that annually warns parents about youth drinking by affixing messages to alcohol products in stores ran into resistance this year from local Anheuser-Busch distributors. …

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New Sustainability Toolkit for Grassroots Programs

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration released a new sustainability toolkit for community and faith-based service providers. …

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Arizona Court Says Religion Does Not Establish Right to Marijuana

The Arizona Court of Appeals has ruled that a man who said his marijuana use was based on the practices of his religion cannot avoid anti-marijuana laws on religious grounds. …

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Anheuser-Busch Sale Worries St. Louis Nonprofits

The recent sale of Anheuser-Busch to Belgian brewing company InBev has some nonprofit organizations in the St. Louis area concerned. …

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Put More Public Money into Faith-Based Programs, Obama Says

Barack Obama has found at least one thing he likes about the Bush administration: this week he endorsed President Bush's faith-based funding initiative and said that he would expand the program if elected president. …

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Calif. Drug-Reform Initiative Approved as Addiction Groups Choose Sides

The state of California recently gave final clearance for the Nonviolent Offender Rehabilitation Act (NORA) to appear on the November ballot, but a pair of prominent groups in the addiction community have come out in opposition to the measure. …

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Giving by Community Foundations Rose in 2007

Grantmaking by U.S. community foundations rose an estimated 14 percent in 2007, according to a recent study by the Foundation Center. …

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CADCA Sees Peril for Weed and Seed Program

Congress is taking action on the Justice Department's Weed and Seed program, which Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) says could vanish if advocates don't weigh in during the current budget discussions. …

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National Community Anti-Drug Coalition Institute

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has announced that it will award $2 million to Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America to continue the National Community Anti-Drug Coalition Institute. …

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Pope Offers Anti-Drug Message to Young Americans

On his first visit to the U.S., Pope Benedict told young Americans they should cherish their freedoms but also be wary of the temptations that freedom can bring, including addiction. …

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