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The hub will pioneer Australia's contribution to the algae-based 'bio-economy'.
The GOP senator called a $400 million payment to Iran "ransom."
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Hundreds are being shot dead in the street.
Orange Is The New Black
The drug is based on lizard saliva.
Chronic is the new black.
The NSW Government and Parliament has no reason to be fearful of a forum to debate and discuss policies that affect so many of its citizen's lives.
The intent of the enforcement regime of Australia's national drug strategy shouldn't be to arrest more people, nor seize more drugs. Rather, the intent behind our illicit drug enforcement strategy should be to reduce the supply of these harmful drugs in our communities.
105,862 seizures and 133,926 arrests.
"Everything turned around -- 180 percent."
The death of a newborn baby who was given the wrong gas at a Sydney hospital has exposed a "defect" in Australian laws that makes it difficult for parents to claim compensation for their loss, legal e...
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NSW Health Minister has spoken to the mother.
Police say organised crime was behind the drug set-up.
The men were kicked off their Thailand-bound flight yesterday.
And our elderly are hitting the bottle the most often.
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No word on the rest of the racist sexist comments, though.
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I see a lot in the media these days saying who an ice addict is. For me, and for most of the ice addicts I know, it just doesn't ring true. Everyone has similarities, but not everyone's story is the same.
As General Practitioners, my parents have been dealing drugs their whole lives. I was never smart enough to get into medicine (thankfully) but I did manage to find myself picking up the family business of dealing drugs at a young age.
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The new president has vowed to eliminate crime and target drug dealers.
Unlike many policies which tend to rely on modelling and produce endless disputes about assumptions and bias, drug policy discussions can draw upon real life experiences and much evidence. But depressingly, rarely in public policy development does evidence so easily get overridden by personal crusades and unfounded beliefs as happens with drug policy.
"Heroin has always been dangerous and these recent deaths highlight it's a gamble not worth taking."
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Rio de Janeiro: Police investigating the disappearance of Tasmanian man Rye Hunt in Rio de Janeiro say they have received a report of a body sighted in the city's harbour, but searchers have been unab...
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UPDATE: Prince died from an overdose of fentanyl, according to a report released by the Midwest Medical Examiner's Office on Thursday. Fentanyl is a synthetic opiate that is about 80 times more potent...
The boy and his brother found a small bag of white powder inside the container and alerted their father.
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St Vincent’s calls for 10pm bottleshop closure, 3am last drinks nationwide.
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"Don't roofie someone on our watch!"
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A Pennsylvania judge ruled Tuesday that comedian Bill Cosby should stand trial for allegedly drugging and molesting a woman in his Philadelphia-area home in 2004. Cosby, 78, was present for the prelim...
The dog was found in a motel room with meth, heroin and nicotine in his system.
The cost of a treatment bed is far less than the cost of incarceration, which often is the alternative faced after months of addiction and waiting for treatment.
Labor and the coalition have both made health announcements on Sunday.
Mexican drug boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will file multiple legal challenges against the government's decision to extradite him to the United States, his lawyers have said. The announcement came on...
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In 2012, when other parents were trading stories about the difficulties of balancing homework with football training or swimming lessons, I was in my garage painstakingly measuring amounts of a schedule one narcotic to extract medication for my son.
Almost 8 metric tons of the drug were found stashed on a banana plantation.