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Racist in Chief blows another dog whistle at his Pennsylvania rally.
Gov. Mark Dayton's proposal would levy a one-cent tax on drugmakers for each milligram of active ingredient in a prescription pain pill, generating an estimated $20 million a year for prevention, policing, emergency response and treatment.
The provision allows assistance on mental health, substance abuse and parenting whenever any child is deemed at imminent risk of entering foster care.
Some hospitals and state agencies don't want to inform child protective services about infants born with drugs in their systems, so long as the mother is taking prescribed opioids such as methadone or hydrocodone.
The tribe said the highly addictive painkillers were saturating its territory and contributing to violence, delinquency and mortality.
Republican from Kansas cited decades-old racist propaganda to back his claim, then denied he’s a racist.
A new bill would narrow the scope of mandatory minimum drug sentences so they would apply only to violent criminals or serious drug offenders.
So far, 43 active cases have been dismissed and another 22 will proceed as planned, while about 36 closed cases will be reviewed for problems.
One officer seen in the video has been suspended, while the two other officers have been placed on administrative duty, the Baltimore Police Department said at a news conference on Wednesday.
Close to 20,000 Massachusetts criminal drug cases are set to be dismissed, the largest number in U.S. history due to one person.
Whites aged 18 to 44 accounted for the biggest rise in heroin addiction, which has been fueled in part by the misuse of opioid prescription drugs.
"...half the time they impregnate a young, white girl before they leave"; Gov. Christie maintains his “affection” and “respect” for LePage.
A new study shows just how racist the War on Drugs is and what it is doing to the Black community. Here’s a hint: White Americans are more likely to sell drugs, Blacks are more likely to get arrested.
New research shows that many companies won’t hire Blacks because they believe they do drugs. But one simple solution is statistically proven to change minds.