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Are Florida’s Drug Laws Outdated?

Sentencing for drug-related convictions in Florida has long been counted as some of the harshest in the country. Intense minimum mandatory sentences were put in place back in the 1980s…

Are Drug Dealers Murderers? Proposed Florida Law Says “Yes”

Every day, more than 100 people lose their lives to drug overdose across the state of Florida, and almost none of these deaths result in a homicide charge for the…

Addiction, Law Enforcement and Lies

When a woman in Florida made an illegal left turn, she – and the law enforcement officers who pulled her over – did not expect that her next stop would…

New Florida Law Creates Minimum Legal Age for Purchasing Cough Syrup

As of the first of the year, no one under the age of 18 will be able to buy cough medicine in Florida. The new law will be in effect…

New York Drug Rehab: The Recent History of New York’s Drug Laws

Current New York drug rehab programs have been helping addicts get clean for decades, but the city has even longer-standing problems with drug crime. Convicted offenders began getting help through…

Worldwide Drug Laws

Worldwide drug laws and eradication efforts rarely appear to be based upon lessons learned from history. The drug control issues of today are often viewed as exclusively modern problems, but…